Work Opportunity Tax Credit Requires Action Now!

A Project of The National Employment Opportunity Network




Recent Updates on WOTC

Congress Passes:

>A one-year extension of WOTC through December 31, 2020

> Extends the Indian Employment Credit from January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2020

> Extends the Empowerment Zone hiring incentive from January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2020

> Enacts a disaster relief retention credit from January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2020

> Increases WOTC funding for Fiscal Year 2020 by $2.5 Million 


What's New

Dr. Peter Cappelli's Podcast

Dr. Peter Cappelli, Professor at the Wharton School of Business, has produced a podcast on the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC). Throughout the podcast, which runs about 14 minutes, Dr. Cappelli discusses the continued benefits and cost-effectiveness of the program. Click here.

To see all of Dr. Cappelli's studies, click here.