March 24, 2016

Make sure you have the right 1095 tax forms to file your taxes

Don’t forget to use your health insurance tax form to file your 2015 federal income taxes! The 1095 tax forms you’ll need depend on whether you had health insurance coverage through the Marketplace or another source, like your job.

Image: IRS health insurance tax forms to avoid the tax time scramble

If you had 2015 health coverage

If you didn’t have 2015 health insurance

If you weren’t enrolled in a health plan that qualifies as minimum essential coverage for all or part of 2015, you must either claim a health coverage exemption or pay a fee with your federal income tax return.