United Benefit Advisors Insight and Analysis Blog

Small Employers Ask about Form 5500

Posted by: Danielle Capilla    Jul 18, 2017 9:30:00 AM

UBA’s compliance team leverages the collective expertise of its independent partner firms to advise 36,000 employers and their 5 million employees. Lately, a common question from employers is: If a health and welfare benefit plan has fewer than 100 participants, then does it need to file a Form 5500?

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Topics: Small Employers, Form 5500, Group health plans

2014 UBA Health Plan Survey Shows Rate Reprieve for Small Employers

Posted by: Bill Olson    Dec 11, 2014 1:00:00 PM

Data in the 2014 UBA Health Plan Survey is based on responses from 9,950 employers sponsoring 16,967 health plans nationwide. Results are applicable to the small to midsize market that makes up a majority of American businesses, as well as to larger employers, providing benchmarking data on a more detailed level than any other survey. To help employers benchmark their health plan costs by organization size, the chart below shows average costs in descending order.

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Topics: health plan survey, UBA, Rate Reprieve, Small Employers