Work Opportunity Tax Credit Statistics for District of Columbia

In 2018 the nation’s capital, District of Columbia issued 2,013 Work Opportunity Tax Credit certifications.

The Work Opportunity Tax Credit, known as WOTC, is a federal tax credit available to employers who hire individuals from target groups, that include qualified Veterans, individuals on food stamps and more. The Work Opportunity Tax Credit is available throughout the United States, and in 2018 it was worth $5.3 Billion dollars to employers. 2,204,142 total Work Opportunity Tax Credits were issued in the United States in 2018. Overall, District of Columbia issued 0.10% of WOTC Tax Credits in 2018.

Work Opportunity Tax Credit Statistics for District of Columbia 2018:

WOTC Target Group Total Certifications Percentage
SNAP (Food Stamps) 1,433 63.16%
Designated Community Resident 0 0.00%
SSI Recipient 72 3.17%
Ex-felon 5 0.22%
Long Term Unemployment 75 3.31%
Veteran unemployed 4 Weeks 17 0.75%
Veteran unemployed 6 Months 14 0.62%
IV-A (TANF) 169 7.45%
Long term IV-A (TANF) 451 19.88%
Veteran Receiving SNAP 19 0.84%
Ticket Holder 14 0.62%
Vocational Rehabilitation 0 0.00%
Disabled Veteran unemp. 6 Mo. 0 0.00%
Disabled Veteran 0 0.00%
Summer Youth 0 0.00%

More about the Work Opportunity Tax Credit’s target groups.

 

District of Columbia WOTC Tax Credit Certification 2014 – 2018:

WOTC Certifications Current Pending* Denials Total Requests
2018 2,269 2,013 4,190 8,472
2017 2,188 4,653 3,183 10,024
2016 3,037 5,057 4,903 12,997
2015 2,305 6,346 3,038 11,689
2014 1,224 5,155 2,165 8,544

*Pending at time of publishing (July 2019).

 

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