The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), commonly termed the Affordable Care Act (ACA) or "Obamacare", is a federal statute which was signed into law by President Barack Obama on March 23, 2010. Due to this law impacting so many people, there are a number of IRS websites providing information:
Affordable Care Act (ACA) Tax Provisions
Previous IRS website Affordable Care Act Tax Provisions
IRS Affordable Care Act Tax Provisions Questions and Answers
IRS Offers Health Care Tax Tips to Help Individuals Understand Tax Provisions in the Affordable Care Act
IRS Topic 763 - The Affordable Care Act
TaxAct's HealthcareACT.com website guides taxpayers through the tax implications of the Affordable Care Act. It offers free resources to guide Americans through the tax law changes in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA).
HealthcareACT.com's tools and information help visitors navigate the ACA's impact on their federal income taxes and offers a free guide that breaks down all the ACA tax changes by tax year starting with 2013. Site visitors can read the information online and download it as a PDF for future reference. The website also provides calculators to estimate the tax penalty for being uninsured and the credit for those who purchased coverage through a marketplace in 2016.
HealthcareACT.com also features videos, infographics and blog posts with trending ACA news. The site will be updated on a regular basis with healthcare insurance and tax information. If you have questions about your specific situation, please visit the Marketplaces link to view your local government healthcare website.