Offers Affordable Care Act Resources for Individuals and Families


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IRS Health Care Tax Tip 2016-25, March 1, 2016

The Affordable Care Act, also known as the health care law, includes health insurance coverage and financial assistance options for individuals and families.

Visit for information about the tax benefits and responsibilities for individuals and families. This includes resources covering the individual shared responsibility provision and premium tax credit. It also provides basic information about how health insurance choices you make may affect the tax return you file.

IRS electronic publications include:

Online Interactive tools for individuals:

Watch the IRS YouTube videos for an overview of the individual shared responsibility provision and the premium tax credit. Subscribe to Health Care Tax Tips to understand the tax provisions of health care law. has the most updated information about the Affordable Care Act tax provisions for individuals and families. also provides information about rules and responsibilities for employers, as well as tax provisions for insurers, tax-exempt organizations, and other businesses.

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