On January 9, 2019 Rep. Plaskett, Stacey E. [D-VI-At Large] Introduced H.R.413 a bill to allow the work opportunity credit to small businesses which hire individuals who are members of the Ready Reserve or National Guard, known as the “Hire A Hero Act of 2019” Act. (Read PDF)
This bill allows small businesses a work opportunity tax credit for hiring a member of the Ready Reserve or the National Guard. The bill also makes permanent the provisions of the credit that apply to the hiring of qualified veterans and members of the Ready Reserve and National Guard.
This bill has been referred to the House Ways and Means Committee.
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