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We provide value by helping our clients save more money with our automation tools and dedicated service team.
In our (almost) 20 years of experience, we found that 8-15% of new hires may qualify. Calculate your potential savings.
CMS’s WOTC Service has three flexible options to screen new hires: Paper, Bi-Lingual Phone Screening, and secure On-line forms.
WOTC has 10 target groups that may apply to a new hire. WOTC has been extended through December 31, 2019.
What we do at CMS has helped businesses of all sizes save money by taking advantage of the Work Opportunity Tax Credit.
• New Employees apply online via a secure portal (see eligible categories), or via phone or mail. Up to 20% of your new hires may qualify. (see calculator)
• A potential of $1,500 to $9,000 in tax credits per eligible employees.
• CMS verifies eligibility or each new hire and files with the appropriate state agency.
• CMS tracks the hours and wages of eligible employees to ensure you receive the maximum tax credit available.
• Our policy is that we don’t get paid, unless you get paid. We do the work for you. Satisfaction Guaranteed.
Quick and secure application for new hires
10-15% of new hires may qualify
REPORTing & Compliance
Stay on track of tax credits and forecast results
We aim to maximize your tax credits
WOTC In The News
At CMS, as Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) experts and service providers since 1997, we receive a lot of questions via our website’s chat box: CMS Says: Yes, there are benefits to hiring veterans. Firstly, to be considered a veteran, the applicant must: Have served on active duty (not including training) in the Armed Forces of[…]
Whether you’re a current customer, potential customer, or just looking, sign up for CMS’s monthly Work Opportunity Tax Credit newsletter to stay informed of the latest updates, WOTC news, and available training. The WOTC Newsletter from CMS is monthly on the first Friday of each month. Related: WOTC Newsletter Archive
The Work Opportunity Tax Credit and Hiring Veterans, What You Need to Know (Crosspost from iRecruit Blog)
Hiring a United States Veteran can potentially make you eligible for a tax credit of up to $9,600. To qualify for a WOTC credit under the Veteran target group, the individual must first complete the 8850, and 9061 forms. If an individual identifies themselves as a veteran, our online system will ask for a copy[…]
At CMS, as Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) experts and service providers since 1997, we receive a lot of questions via our website’s chat box: CMS Says: There is limited statistical data available broken down by category. Looking back at 2013 and 2014 WOTC data, individuals qualified under the Veteran categories accounted for 4.9 percent in 2013[…]
Join our WOTC subject matter expert Brian Kelly this month to learn about the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC), how much employers can save when they hire, why the 28-day rule is so important to employers, and why there has never been a better time to take advantage of the Work Opportunity Tax Credit! Learn about what’s upcoming[…]
CMS WOTC Newsletter November 2019 In this issue: Preview of New WOTC Dashboard IRS Joint Directive on the Work Opportunity Tax Credit per Internal Revenue Code Section 51 (IRC § 51) Giving Credits Where Credits Are Due SHRM Foundation’s Veteran Hiring Initiative How to Make WOTC a Part of Your Onboarding Process WOTC Questions:[…]
We have a new look to your Work Opportunity Tax Credits dashboard coming very soon. (Date to be announced). The new look provides a more functional and mobile friendly layout. Customers can use the WOTC Portal Dashboard to monitor the status of their tax credits, see how many has been received, hoe many are certified,[…]
WOTC Questions: I’m trying to figure out if an employee can be referred by more than one agency (Veterans Affairs, Ticket to Work Program, Rehabilitation Agency) for WOTC eligibility?
At CMS, as Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) experts and service providers since 1997, we receive a lot of questions via our website’s chat box: CMS Says: It is possible a new hire could be referred to you by more than one agency who gives them a conditional certification. However, you as the employer will only[…]
I wanted to share something with you that has come to our attention here at Cost Management Services. There are several different websites out there that offer a Work Opportunity Tax Credit calculator. We have one, you can check out ours here. a WOTC calculator takes an educated guess to try to give you an[…]
Did you know that last year the state of Wyoming issued 1,749 Work Opportunity Tax Credit certifications? The Work Opportunity Tax Credit, known as WOTC, is a federal tax incentive designed to help people with barriers to employment into the workplace. By hiring someone from a Target Group, your company may be eligible for a tax credit[…]