WOTC Hiring Veterans

Are you planning on hiring veterans in 2012? Learn about a new tax law change that affects employers who hire veterans in 2011 and 2012 with this IRS video. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and our Blog to keep informed. About CMS CMS helps companies of all sizes save money by taking advantage of[…]

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IRS Gives Guidance On Veterans Tax Credit

The Internal Revenue Service has provided new guidance and forms that employers can use to claim the newly-expanded tax credit for hiring veterans. The VOW to Hire Heroes Act of 2011, as enacted on November 21, 2011, expands the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (“WOTC”) to businesses hiring eligible unemployed veterans. For the first time the[…]

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Vow to Hire Heroes Act of 2011

Unemployment among veterans remains more than twice the national rate of unemployment. That means nearly one in five returning veterans can’t find a job to support their family or ease their transition to civilian life. Yesterday, November 10th, 2011 the Senate passed the VOW to Hire Heroes Act, the bipartisan bill was passed unanimously, and[…]

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WOTC Target Groups: Unemployed Veteran

Target Group Name Unemployed Veteran Target Group Definition An individual who was discharged or released from active duty in the Armed Forces at any time during the five-year period ending on the hire date; AND received unemployment compensation under State or Federal law for not less than four weeks during the one-year period ending on[…]

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