Employer Tax Credits

The Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) program provides federal tax credits to Ohio employers that hire individuals from one of several targeted groups. Credits range from $1,200.00 to $9,600.00, based on the target group and the number of hours worked.

Target Groups include:

  • Veterans
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) recipients
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistant Program (Food Stamp) recipients
  • Designated community residents
  • Individuals referred from vocational rehabilitation
  • Ex-felons
  • Supplemental Security Income recipients
  • Eligible summer youth employees

Click here to download the WOTC brochure.