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Adopted assessment, exam fee and maintenance tax rates

Maintenance tax rates adopted
Description Maximum rate permitted 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Motor Vehicle Insurance 0.200% 0.052% 0.049% 0.044% 0.042% 0.042%
Fire Insurance 1.250% 0.345% 0.303% 0.274% 0.254% 0.251%
Workers' Compensation Insurance 0.600% 0.069% 0.069% 0.067% 0.068% 0.070%
Casualty Insurance 0.400% 0.071% 0.053% 0.053% 0.053% 0.044%
Title Insurance 1.000% 0.090% 0.078% 0.068% 0.052% 0.044%
Life, Accident, and Health Insurance 0.040% 0.040% 0.040% 0.040% 0.040% 0.040%
Third Party Administrators 1.000% 0.011% 0.008% 0.009% 0.008% 0.011%
Health Maintenance Organizations $2/ Enrollee
Single Service HMO   $0.24 $0.24 $0.28 $0.29 $0.29
Multi-Service HMO   $0.72 $0.72 $0.84 $0.87 $0.87
Limited Service HMO   $0.24 $0.24 $0.28 $0.29 $0.29
Prepaid Legal services (nonprofit) 1.000% 0.011% 0.010% abolished
Division of Workers' Compensation / Office Injured Employee Counsel 2.000% 2.000% 2.000% 2.000% 2.000% 2.000%
Workers' Compensation Certified Self-Insurer 2.000% 2.000% 2.000% 2.000% 2.000% 2.000%
Workers' Compensation Self Insurance Group 2.000% 2.000% 2.000% 2.000% 2.000% 2.000%
Workers' Compensation Self Insurance Group 0.600% 0.069% 0.069% 0.067% 0.068% 0.070%
Workers' Compensation Research / Evaluation 0.100% 0.054% 0.034% 0.034% 0.037% 0.033%
Assessment rates adopted
Description Maximum rate permitted 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Examination Overhead Assessment
Admitted Assets NA 0.00104% 0.00173% 0.00141% 0.00116% 0.00096%
Gross Premium Receipts NA 0.00405% 0.00580% 0.00441% 0.00251% 0.00273%
Foreign Company Assessment NA **SEE BELOW **SEE BELOW **SEE BELOW **SEE BELOW **SEE BELOW
Premium Finance Assessment NA 0.0000% 0.0000% 0.0000% 0.0000% 0.00000%
Premium Finance - Minimum Assessment NA $250 $250 $250 $250 $250

** Foreign Company Assessment - A foreign insurance company examined in 2021, or an exam beginning in 2021 and completed in 2022, must pay an annual assessment using the rates for admitted assets and gross premium receipts.

Premium finance assessment instructions for calendar year 2021

On or before April 1, 2022, each insurance premium finance company holding a license issued by the department under the Insurance Code Section 651.006 (A) shall pay an assessment to cover the general administrative expenses attributable to the regulation of insurance premium finance companies. The assessment to cover general administrative expenses shall be $250.00. The assessment is filed as part of the Annual Operations Report.

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Last updated: 5/2/2022