About Form 8853, Archer MSAs and Long-Term Care Insurance Contracts


Use Form 8853 to:

  • Report Archer MSA contributions (including employer contributions.
  • Figure your Archer MSA deduction.
  • Report distributions from Archer MSAs or Medicare Advantage MSAs.
  • Report taxable payments from long-term care (LTC) insurance contracts.
  • Report taxable accelerated death benefits from a life insurance policy.

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Recent Developments

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