The U.S. Supreme Court has taken up the case of whether the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA)’s individual mandate is unconstitutional. A decision on this issue is likely not to occur until next year but protecting a possible tax refund cannot wait. A claim for a tax refund must be made no later than three years from the filing of the income tax return in question or the refund will be barred.

Read the full GT Alert, “Protecting Your Potential Tax Refund Should the Affordable Care Act’s Individual Mandate Be Determined Unconstitutional.”