Posts Tagged ‘Supplemental Security Income (SSI)’

Start Using WOTC to Help Your Business

Start Using WOTC to Help Your Business

Over $1 billion in tax credits are claimed annually through the federal Work Opportunity Tax Credit program (WOTC).  Employers can earn up to $9,600 in federal tax credits, per employee, just by hiring individuals from target groups that consistently faced barriers to employment. Below are five pieces of information to help your organization get started…

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WOTC Capture Just Got Easier for Texas, Nevada, and Delaware

The Work-Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) is a credit that many employers should be capturing if they aren’t already doing so. Employers can receive credits for hiring and retaining candidates from specific target groups, such as convicted felons, veterans, and those on government assistance programs such as Supplemental Security Income (SSI). The process for obtaining WOTC…

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DOL Gives Businesses Second Opportunity For WOTC Job Tax Credits

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The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has rethought its stance on Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) applications submitted in 2014 through 2016 that were rejected for WOTC certification by State Work Agencies (SWAs). The DOL, in Training and Employment Guidance Letter No. 07-17, said that the Social Security Administration (SSA) would be re-evaluating Target Group…

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