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CCSB Small Business Partner News Quarterly Update

Covered California for Small Business (CCSB) provided the below updates on their new plans effective July 1, 2023, new Partnership That Pays bonus program, and exclusive tax credit for small business.


For questions, please contact a member of your B&P Sales Team - 888.722.3373.

Your Quarterly Issue of Partner News

Covered California for Small Business (CCSB) is proud to announce the launch of six (6) NEW Blue Shield plans, effective July 1, 2023. With the launch of the enhanced MyCCSB Portal in 2022, we are committed to providing Employers added benefits with ease. 


In addition, Covered California for Small Business (CCSB) is excited to announce that we will be relaunching our Partnership that Pays Bonus Program effective July 1, 2023 to January 1, 2024! Earn up to $12,000 for new group enrollments. See below for more details.*


As always, we want to thank you for being such a vital part of helping small businesses find the coverage they want and need. None of this would be possible if it was not for the support of our Agent and General Agent partners.


Covered California for Small Business

Covered California for Small Business (CCSB) is expanding its coverage with the launch of six (6) new Blue Shield plans that take effect July 1, 2023. All new plans will be available upon renewal. 


New Blue Shield Plans Added:

  • Bronze Trio HMO 7000/70 + Child Dental
  • Bronze Full PPO Savings 7000 + Child Dental
  • Silver Full PPO Savings 2300/25% + Child Dental
  • Access+ Silver 70 HMO 2500/55 + Child Dental
  • Access+ Gold 80 HMO 250/35 + Child Dental
  • Access+ Platinum 90 HMO 0/20 + Child Dental


A Partnership That Pays

Earn up to $12,000* for enrolling a new small group with Covered California for Small Business with coverage, effective July 1, 2023 to January 1, 2024. 


CCSB is relaunching its Partnership That Pays bonus program. Now you can earn even more by offering your clients California's most comprehensive access to healthcare.


*Click here to see CCSB's Agent Commission Bonus Program Flyer for more details.


Exclusive Tax Credit for Small Business

With tax deadlines approaching, eligible small businesses can qualify for federal tax credits of up to 50% on premiums to help pay for the cost of providing health insurance. This exclusive tax credit is only available through Covered California for Small Business. Qualifying groups can apply this tax credit on their Federal Tax Return.


For Small Business Clients that:

  • have fewer than 25 full-time equivalent employees
  • pay an average wage of less than $56,000 a year
  • pay at least half of their employees' health insurance premiums


Click here to learn more about how to put money back in their pocket!


Additionally, we’ve created two flyers you can share with your clients. Click below to download these flyers: