Memorial Day Hours for Sales and Support

Our Connecticut offices will be closed on Monday, May 25th in observance of Memorial Day. If you have any sales or support questions during this time, you may call us at 800-517-9099. All voicemails will be returned on Tuesday. Customers may contact us via email. We hope you have a safe and happy Memorial Day[…]

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CMS Provides Increased Integration for WOTC Tax Credit to iRecruit, Applicant Tracking Software

We are pleased to announce that we have added increased Work Opportunity Tax Credit integration into iRecruit. The integration is immediately available for customers who use both iRecruit and CMS’s Work Opportunity Tax Credit Administration services. The new streamlined integration allows iRecruit customers to increase their WOTC particiption, quickly identify potentially qualified candidates through reporting[…]

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CMS WOTC Newsletter

Sign Up for the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) Newsletter

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

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EEOC Issues Formal Opinion on the Work Opportunity Tax Credit

EEOC Issues Formal Opinion on the Work Opportunity Tax Credit

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has released its first official opinion letter dated April 29, 2020, on the Federal Work Opportunity Tax Credit Form 8850. The letter confirms that employers can legally utilize the Work Opportunity Tax Credit without violating federal anti-discrimination laws. The letter is a written interpretation or opinion of the Commission,[…]

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Brian Kelly CMS WOTC Work Opportunity Tax Credit Webinar

Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) Webinar Schedule

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[…]

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WOTC 28 Day Rule Extended Due to COVID-19

WOTC 28-Day Filing Deadline Extended by the IRS

To help taxpayers, the Department of Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service announced on April 9th that Notice 2020-23 (PDF) extends additional key tax deadlines for individuals and businesses. Last month, the IRS announced that taxpayers have until July 15, 2020, to file and pay federal income taxes originally due on April 15. No late-filing penalty,[…]

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Employee Retention Tax Credit AND the Work Opportunity Tax Credit

Am I eligible for both the Employee Retention Tax Credit AND the Work Opportunity Tax Credit?

The Employee Retention Credit is a refundable tax credit against certain employment taxes equal to 50 percent of the qualified wages an eligible employer pays to employees after March 12, 2020, and before January 1, 2021. Eligible employers can get immediate access to the credit by reducing employment tax deposits they are otherwise required to make.[…]

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CMS WOTC Newsletter

Sign Up for the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) Newsletter

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

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Tax Extenders Under Consideration with Coronavirus Relief

Law 360 Tax Authority has reported that lawmakers have begun to work on a fourth relief package that could pass Congress by May if the economy continues to sputter from the impact of COVID-19. That measure, which could focus on rebuilding the nation’s crumbling infrastructure, may turn out to be a perfect vehicle for dozens[…]

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