- Complete Form 8809.
- File the 8809 as soon as it is known an extension is needed. The 8809 must be filed by the due date of the return (February 28 for paper filed 1095 forms or March 31 for e-filed 1095 forms).
- If approved, the extension will be for 30 days from the original due date of the return.
- A second extension may be requested for an additional 30 days. If this is needed, complete form 8809 and check the box on line 5.
To download a copy of IRS Form 8809, please visit the IRS Website.
Notice 2020-76 automatically extends the due date for furnishing Form 1095-C from January 31, 2021 to March 2, 2021. Thus, no additional extensions will be granted.