Work Opportunity Tax Credit Statistics for Ohio

In 2018 the state of Ohio issued 102,105 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.

Nationwide Ohio issued 4.63% of WOTC Tax Credits in 2018. Ohio was among five states that issued over 100,000 tax credits in 2018.

Work Opportunity Tax Credit Statistics for Ohio 2018:

WOTC Target Group Total Certifications Percentage
SNAP (Food Stamps) 72,656 71.16%
Designated Community Resident 6,154 6.03%
SSI Recipient 517 0.51%
Ex-felon 2,258 2.21%
Long Term Unemployment 297 0.29%
Veteran unemployed 4 Weeks 2,874 2.81%
Veteran unemployed 6 Months 5,992 5.87%
IV-A (TANF) 2,710 2.65%
Long term IV-A (TANF) 6,666 6.53%
Veteran Receiving SNAP 288 0.28%
Ticket Holder 791 0.77%
Vocational Rehabilitation 791 0.77%
Disabled Veteran unemp. 6 Mo. 60 0.06%
Disabled Veteran 16 0.02%
Summer Youth 35 0.03%

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

Ohio WOTC Tax Credit Certification 2014 – 2018:

WOTC Certifications Current Pending* Denials Total Requests
2018 102,105 219,647 201,122 522,874
2017 100,177 165,011 125,325 390,513
2016 169,572 153,341 127,104 450,017
2015 103,934 273,803 89,811 467,548
2014 44,638 279,718 77,171 401,527

 

*Pending at time of publishing (July 2019).

 

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