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2017 taxes & the Health Insurance Marketplaceยฎ

Other health coverage for 2017

If you had coverage through Medicare, Medicaid, the Childrenโ€™s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), or another source. Depending on the coverage you had, you may get Form 1095-B, Health Coverage, to help you complete your taxes.

1. If you got a Form 1095-B

  • Read Parts III and IV to find information about:
    • Your 2017 insurance coverage
    • Covered individuals and the months they had coverage

2. Complete your tax return

If you and your dependents had
for all of 2017:
  • Check the โ€œFull-year coverageโ€ box on your federal income tax form. You can find it on:
  • If you got Form 1095-B or 1095-C, don't include it with your tax return. Save it with your other tax documents.

Tax forms and instructions:

More than one coverage status?

If you were enrolled in other health coverage for only part of 2017, or other household members had different coverage, visit these for enrollment in: