Work Opportunity Tax Credit WOTC Target Groups

Understanding WOTC’s Target Groups: Qualified Veteran

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 FAQ

WOTC Questions: Can a non-profit hire under the WOTC Tax Credit?

At CMS, as Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) experts and service providers since 1997, we receive a lot of questions via our website’s chat box that we try to answer: Can a non-profit hire under the WOTC Tax Credit? CMS Says:  Since non-profit organizations do not pay Federal taxes they are not eligible to participate in[…]

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WOTC FAQ

WOTC Questions: Who are the target groups that qualifies for WOTC?

At CMS, as Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) experts and service providers since 1997, we receive a lot of questions via our website’s chat box that we try to answer: Who are the target groups that qualifies for WOTC? CMS Says: There are ten target groups for WOTC. The most certified group nationwide is the[…]

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WOTC Target Groups: Qualified Veteran

Target Group Name Qualified Veteran Target Group Definition An individual who served at least 180 days of active duty and is a member of a family who received SNAP for at least three consecutive months during the 15-month period ending on the hire date. Maximum Amount of Credit 40% of first-year Qualifying Wages for those[…]

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