Work Opportunity Tax Credit Statistics for North Carolina

In 2019 the state of North Carolina issued 80,055 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 2019 it was worth $4.9 Billion dollars to employers. 2,066,616 total Work Opportunity Tax Credits were issued in the United States in 2019.

Nationwide North Carolina issued 3.87% of WOTC Tax Credits in 2019.

Work Opportunity Tax Credit Statistics for North Carolina 2019:

WOTC Target Group Total Credits Percentage
SNAP (FS) 66,052 82.51%
SSI Recipient 3,874 4.84%
Ex-felon 3,118 3.89%
Veteran unemp. 4 Wk 2,035 2.54%
Vocational Rehabilitation 1,833 2.29%
Veteran unemp. 6 Mo. 1,429 1.79%
Veteran Receiving SNAP 377 0.47%
Long Term Unemployment 372 0.46%
Long term IV-A (TANF) 251 0.31%
Designated Community Resident 227 0.28%
Ticket Holder 191 0.24%
IV-A (TANF) 182 0.23%
Disabled Veteran 77 0.10%
Disabled Veteran unemp. 6 Mo. 37 0.05%
Summer Youth 0 0.00%

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

 

North Carolina WOTC Tax Credit Certification 2014 – 2019:

WOTC Certifications Current Pending* Denials Total Requests
2019 80,055 56,037 104,751 240,843
2018 67,730 51,212 77,340 196,282
2017 74,825 36,104 83,658 194,587
2016 100,608 38,920 132,765 272,293
2015 101,849 94,488 98,684 295,021
2014 23,436 151,581 18,994 194,011

*Pending at time of publishing (May 2020).

 

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