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I am married and I got a tax credit, but I file separately from my spouse. Will we both receive a 1095-A?

Every tax filer listed on your Maryland Health Connection application will receive a 1095-A. If you indicated on your Maryland Health Connection application that you file taxes separately, you will both receive a 1095-A for your policy. Note: Generally speaking, married couples must file jointly to be eligible for a …

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Can my tax preparer call Maryland Health Connection with questions about the Form 1095-A on my behalf?

No; we cannot accept calls from a tax preparer on your behalf due to privacy reasons. Tax preparers are encouraged to take advantage of the information prepared by the IRS to support tax preparers and their understanding of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Tax preparers should visit http://www.irs.gov/Tax-Professionals.

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My Form 1095-A says I received a tax credit during a month when I didn’t pay my monthly premium. Why does this say I received a tax credit for a month that I did not pay for?

If you are receiving a tax credit, the law requires your insurer to keep you covered in your health insurance for a certain period of time even if you aren’t paying premiums. This is called a grace period. If you don’t start paying your premiums again at the end of …

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I forgot to report a change in my income or my family size (like getting married or having a baby) that happened in the last year. What should I do?

After December 31, Maryland Health Connection cannot make changes to your last tax year's information. Any change that you forgot to make in the last year will likely be addressed on Form 8962 (PDF), and you will need to talk with the IRS or your tax preparer about any questions …

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One of my 1095-A forms has an X in the “Void” box. Should I use it?

No, this means that Form 1095-A was sent in error. You shouldn't have received a Form 1095-A for this policy. Don't use the information on this or the previously received Form 1095-A to figure your premium tax credit on Form 8962.

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Why did I receive more than one Form 1095-A?

If you or a member of your tax household enrolled in more than one health plan, you will receive a Form 1095-A for each plan. You may also receive more than one form if you reported a life event or if you had a gap or lapse in your coverage …

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The information on my 1095-A doesn’t look correct. How can I get it fixed?

If you think there is a mistake on your Form 1095-A, you should call Maryland Health Connection at 855-642-8572 (Deaf and hard of hearing use Relay service). Please be prepared to explain which sections of the form look wrong and why. If you have other documents, such as your bill …

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