Work Opportunity Tax Credit WOTC Target Groups

Understanding WOTC’s Target Groups: Qualified Long-Term Unemployment Recipient

The Work Opportunity Tax Credit, known as #WOTC, is a federal tax credit available to employers who hire individuals from disadvantaged groups of workers. Including WOTC Screening can save an employer significant amounts of money. WOTC Screening is used to determine if a new hire is a member of one of the Work Opportunity Tax[…]

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WOTC Wednesday: Is it Better to Use Paper or Go Online with the WOTC Forms?

CMS’s Brian Kelly answers your questions about the Work Opportunity Tax Credit. Today’s WOTC Wednesday question: Is it Better to Use Paper or Go Online with the WOTC Forms? CMS Responds: Well, 100%, use the web portal, go online, use the WOTC program, streamline your business that way through your onboarding process. We find that[…]

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Work Opportunity Tax Credits – WOTC – In The News 2022 Roundup

This article provides a look back at the news stories related to the Work Opportunity Tax Credit in 2022. How the Empowerment Zone Tax Credit Can Save Businesses Thousands of Dollars This Year. With more awareness and participation, the Empowerment Zone Tax Credit could not only lead to more diversity in the workforce but will also help[…]

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Work Opportunity Tax Credit - WOTC - Webinar

Webinar – Join the Experts at CMS to Learn About the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC)

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 and how[…]

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WOTC Wednesday: Are We Eligible for Employees Who Continue to Receive SNAP Benefits While Working?

CMS’s Brian Kelly answers your questions about the Work Opportunity Tax Credit. Today’s WOTC Wednesday question: Are We Eligible for Employees Who Continue to Receive SNAP Benefits While Working?   CMS Responds: Are We (WOTC) Eligible for Employees If they still get SNAP Benefits While Working or only if they go off? The answer is actually[…]

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WOTC Wednesday: Can I Still Get WOTC Tax Credit for an Employee If They Only Worked for Two Weeks?

CMS’s Brian Kelly answers your questions about the Work Opportunity Tax Credit. Today’s WOTC Wednesday question: Can I Still Get WOTC Tax Credit for an Employee If They Only Worked for Two Weeks? CMS Responds: Can I still get tax credits if my employee only works two weeks? It doesn’t really matter how many weeks[…]

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Happy Thanksgiving from CMS WOTC!

Happy Thanksgiving from everyone at CMS. We hope you have a wonderful, safe and happy Thanksgiving! Our offices will be closed this Thursday in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, and will reopen on Friday November 25th.

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WOTC 2021 STATISTICS

Work Opportunity Tax Credit Statistics for Louisiana 2021

In 2021 the state of Louisiana issued 54,173 Work Opportunity Tax Credit certifications. Louisiana issued 2.60% of all WOTC Tax Credits in 2021, SNAP Recipient was Louisiana’s highest tax credit target group with 79.69% of certifications for that category. See historical data on Louisiana and the Work Opportunity Tax Credit.   About Our WOTC Screening[…]

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WOTC Wednesday: Is there a minimum amount of hours an employee needs to work to be eligible for the Work Opportunity Tax Credit?

CMS’s Brian Kelly answers your questions about the Work Opportunity Tax Credit. Today’s WOTC Wednesday question: Is there a minimum amount of hours an employee needs to work to be eligible for the Work Opportunity Tax Credit? CMS Responds: One of the questions that we get that’s pretty common is “Is There a Minimum Amount[…]

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