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Welcome to the new IDES website! How do I know this is official?

Federal benefit programs expired on September 4th. Learn about what this means for you.

Tax Credit Programs

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Overview

Employers that hire economically disadvantaged workers may receive federal tax credits of up to $2,400 for short-term welfare recipients, and ex-felons under the Work Opportunity Tax Credit program (WOTC) or up to $9,000 over a two-year period for long-term public assistance recipients. The credit can be as high as $9,600 per veteran for for-profit employers or up to $6,240 for tax-exempt organizations.​
Questions? The WOTC National Office has created a new e-mail address: Ask.wotc@dol.gov.

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Programs

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