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CCSB Small Business Partner News Quarterly Update

Covered California for Small Business (CCSB) provided the below updates on their new Partnership That Pays bonus program, new plans effective July 1, 2023, 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

July is a BIG month for Covered California for Small Business (CCSB)! CCSB is excited to announce that we have relaunched our Partnership that Pays Bonus Program, effective now through January 1, 2024! Earn up to $12,000 for new group enrollments. See below for more details.*


In addition, CCSB has launched six (6) NEW Blue Shield plans that took effect July 1, 2023. With the launch of the enhanced MyCCSB Portal in 2022, we are committed to providing Employers added benefits with ease.


On behalf of all of us at Covered California for Small Business, we want to thank you all for being such a vital part of our continued success.


Covered California for Small Business

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.


CCSB Expands Blue Shield Coverage

Covered California for Small Business (CCSB) has expanded its coverage with the launch of six (6) new Blue Shield plans that took 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


Click here to learn more about Blue Shield's new plan offerings!


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 $58,000 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: