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HSA Limits for Contributions, Deductibles, and Out-of-Pocket

2014
2015
2016
2017

HDHP Minimum Deductible
IndividualFamily
$1,250$2,500
$1,300$2,600
$1,300$2,600
$1,300$2,600

HDHP Maximum Out-of-Pocket
IndividualFamily
$6,350$12,700
$6,450$12,900
$6,550$13,100
$6,550$13,100

HSA Contribution Limit
IndividualFamily
$3,300$6,550
$3,350$6,650
$3,350$6,750
$3,400$6,750

HSA Catch-Up Contributions (age 55 or older)
Per Person
$1,000
$1,000
$1,000
$1,000

2015 HSA limits (Apr 24, 2014)
2016 HSA … FULL STORY

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Employer Reporting Scenarios by Group Size and Plan Type

Beginning in 2016, large employers and employers who offer self-funded plans are responsible for reporting information to their employees. The … FULL STORY

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Summary of Carrier 10/1 Strategies

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) extends the definition of a small employer to up to 100 employees beginning January 1, … FULL STORY

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BCBS Webinars about Composite Rate Billing in Small Group

On Thu, Sep 3, BCBS will host two webinars to review their new composite rate billing option for small groups … FULL STORY

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TX Small Group Composite Rating for 2015 Explained

Earlier this year, CMS approved a request from TDI allowing small group carriers to invoice employer using a uniform 4-tier … FULL STORY

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CMS Approves TDI Request for Composite Rating in Texas

Update on Mon, Mar 16, 2015; revised on Sun, Mar 29 and Fri, Aug 21:

On Tue, Mar 10, CMS formally … FULL STORY

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Employer Reporting Requirements: Begin Collecting Data Now for 2016 – UHC

Even though we just started 2015, it’s time to start thinking about IRS 6055 and 6056 reporting requirements. True, mandatory … FULL STORY

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2015 Composite (or Member) Rate Methods by Small Group Carrier

When HHS issued the market rating rules for small group policies effective in 2014, they generally prohibited traditional composite rating … FULL STORY

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BCBS Small Group 2015 Medical Portfolio Updates

For groups renewing in 2015, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas will make some changes to their small group … FULL STORY

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UHC New Small Group Medical Plans for 2015

UHC released their 2015 small group medical plan designs for quoting on Jul 22. They are offering these plans to … FULL STORY

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