New Year Reminders
Please see the following wiki link for new year end reminders:
Tax Cuts and Jobs Act
December 22, 2017 President Trump signed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1) into law which will take effect January 1, 2018. The new law provisions include Federal tax table changes, W4 form changes as well as a number of other payroll related tax changes. Please visit the IRS.gov or congress.gov for more details. New Tax tables for 2018 along with a new W-4 form are planned to be available by mid January.
Extension to Due Date for 1095 Forms
The IRS announced on December 22, 2017 that it has extended the 2018 due date for certain entities to provide 2017 health coverage information forms to individuals. Insurers, self-insuring employers, other coverage providers, and applicable large employers now have until March 2, 2018, to provide Forms 1095-B or 1095-C to individuals, which is a 30-day extension from the original due date of Jan. 31.
The due dates for filing 2017 information returns with the IRS are not extended. For 2018, the due dates to file information returns with the IRS are:
Feb. 28 for paper filers
April 2 for electronic filers