Release Memo TY2016 Version 3.3 Posting Schemas and Business Rules


Release Memo for Forms 1094-B, 1095-B, 1094-C and 1095-C
Affordable Care Act Information Returns (AIR) Schema and Business Rules
Tax Year 2016

General Information


XML Schemas

A new Schema v3.3 file has been posted for Tax Year 2016 to This package is identical to the previous v3.3 but has one additional new file for UI transmitters: IRS-Form1094-1095BCTransmitterMessage.

Business Rules

The ACA Information Returns Tax Year 2016 Business Rules v3.3 has not changed. We have added the business rules v2.0, 3.0 and 3.1 packages, if needed.

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