Hi! Thanks for writing! The 1095-b form shows the months you and your dependents had health care insurance. When you do your taxes, you need to tell the IRS about your health care situation because in some circumstances you might owe a penalty if you are without health care. Your form 1095-b (or for some people a 1095-a or 1095-c) shows the kind of coverage you had. You can learn more about this form at this IRS site.
I am assuming that you have already filed your tax return for last year of 2015. If you haven't filed and have submitted an extension to file late, then use the 1095-b to complete the part on the tax return 1040 form. You don't actually send the 1095-b form to the IRS with your taxes, you just use it to complete the 1040. If the form they sent has 2015 health insurance info, save it and put it with your other tax documents to use for doing your 2016 in the spring of 2017. You'll get another 1095 form next year in early 2017 to show that you have coverage for the 2016 tax year.
I hope this helps! Best wishes to you!
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