Even though most businesses will file tax forms in January, the 2016 tax forms will be available on the site starting November 16, 2017, so you can start filing right away.
The deadline to provide recipient copies for the 1098's, 1099's and W-2 forms is January 31, 2017. The deadline to provide recipient copies for 1095s is also January 31. Please make sure you file before the due date so that we can mail recipient copies in time and you don’t risk getting penalized by the IRS.
Note: The deadline to mail recipient copies for the 1042-S form is March 15, 2017.