The various IRS tax filing deadlines for employer forms have been announced. Be sure to mark the following on your calendar for timely submission:
- February 1, 2016 - Forms 940, 941, 943, and 944, related to employer tax returns.
- February 29, 2016 - Paper filing of Forms W-2, Wage and Tax Statement, with IRS Form W-3 included. Copies of Forms W-2 must also be provided to employees by this date.
- March 31, 2016 - Electronic filing of Forms W-2, Wage and Tax Statement, with IRS Form W-3 included. Also, Forms 1095-C, Employer-Provided Health Insurance Offer and Coverage Insurance, must be provided to employees by this date.
- May 31, 2016 - Forms 1095-C must be filed with the IRS.
Failure to file your employer tax forms on time can result in penalties. Get more information and links to the various forms here: https://www.sba.gov/blogs/mark-your-calendar-employer-tax-filing-deadlines