- Obamacare Basics for Your State - (Basics)
- Obamacare Rates for County - (Rates)
How to Enroll
- Obamacare Enrollment - (How to Enroll)
Financial Help
- Obamacare Financial Assistance - (Financial Help)
Life Situations
- Obamacare for Different Life Situations - (Life Situations)
  • Obamacare for Self-Employed People
    What sole proprietors and independent contractors in your state should know about health insurance under the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare).
  • Domestic Partners and Obamacare
    If you're a registered domestic partner or have entered into a civil union, how you apply for coverage under the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) depends on your state’s law.
  • Obamacare and Seniors
    For seniors, coverage options under the Affordable Care Act depend on whether or not you're covered by Medicare.
  • How Obamacare Can Help the Unemployed
    Learn what the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) means for unemployed residents of your state, including new options for health insurance coverage.
  • Obamacare and Students
    Four ways students who need health insurance can get covered under the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare).
- Using Your Obamacare Health Insurance Plan - (Using Your Plan)
- Obamacare News - (News)



Obamacare Tax Forms

Obamacare and Taxes

Learn About Affordable Care Act (ACA) Tax Forms: 1095, 8965, and 8962.


Updated: 2020-08-06


Do you have to worry about new IRS Forms 1095, 8965, or 8962? The Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare, requires almost everyone to do one of the following three things when they file their taxes this year:

  • confirm they had health insurance coverage for 2015
  • claim an exemption from health coverage, or
  • pay a penalty when when they file their return.

For some people, complying with the Affordable Care Act will mean filling out new tax forms. Fortunately, that’s not true for most folks -- and even those who need assistance with Obamacare’s new tax rules can get help.

Choose your state to learn more about filing your taxes in the era of health care reform.

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