Millions of Americans racing to meet this year's tax filing deadline may qualify for exemptions under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and not even know it, according to the Treasury Department.         

The five most common exemptions to consider:

Unaffordable coverage. The cost of coverage is considered too high if purchasers would have to pay more than 8 percent of their household income for a policy.

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