Work Opportunity Tax Credit Statistics for Washington

In 2019 the state of Washington issued 41,656 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 Washington issued 3.07% of WOTC Tax Credits in 2019.

Work Opportunity Tax Credit Statistics for Washington 2019:

WOTC Target Group Total Credits Percentage
SNAP (FS) 24,451 58.70%
Ex-felon 2,998 7.20%
SSI Recipient 2,710 6.51%
Long Term Unemployment 2,284 5.48%
Veteran unemp. 6 Mo. 2,279 5.47%
Veteran unemp. 4 Wk 2,080 4.99%
Long term IV-A (TANF) 1,905 4.57%
IV-A (TANF) 1,839 4.41%
Vocational Rehabilitation 581 1.39%
Veteran Receiving SNAP 374 0.90%
Disabled Veteran 80 0.19%
Disabled Veteran unemp. 6 Mo. 75 0.18%
Designated Community Resident 0 0.00%
Summer Youth 0 0.00%
Ticket Holder 0 0.00%

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

 

Washington WOTC Tax Credit Certifications 2014 – 2019:

WOTC Certifications Current Pending* Denials Total Requests
2019 41,656 1,348 69,012 112,016
2018 39,027 7,821 52,525 99,373
2017 43,218 5,167 70,117 118,502
2016 57,722 91,211 83,369 232,302
2015 37,985 58,462 48,050 144,497
2014 20,295 64,570 20,973 105,838

*Pending at time of publishing (May 2020).

 

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