Small businesses, despite what some might think, are still subject to ACA requirements. This webinar will cover what rules apply to your small business clients, expectations in terms of affordability standards, and what to ask an insurance broker. If traditional small group insurance still seems out of reach, we’ll also talk about some compliant alternatives for small businesses.
Topher’s career has focused on finding ways to empower individuals and employers through law and technology. He is a serial entrepreneur and founder of PlanGrade, where he helped employers navigate the complex regulatory issues involved with managing employee benefits. This business was acquired by Gusto, where he now leads compliance, carrier relations, and business infrastructure efforts on the Benefits Operations team. He has previously worked in compliance and finance and holds a J.D. from Penn State University.
Joey is Head of Benefits Advising at Gusto and a licensed insurance producer in multiple states. He's passionate about helping small businesses and their advisors make confident decisions in the complex world of employer sponsored benefits. As Head of Benefits Advising, Joey works closely with the Benefits operations, compliance and engineering teams at Gusto to provide a world-class payroll, benefits, and HR solution built specifically for small businesses and accountants. Prior to Gusto he spent 10+ years working at small businesses in the hospitality industry, including running his own cupcake catering business. Joey lives in Colorado with his wife and two children.