ITG FAQ #1 Answer-What effect does the Welfare-to-Work Credit have on the Empowerment Zone Employment Credit?

 

Wages used to claim the Welfare-to-Work Credit cannot be used to figure the Empowerment Zone Employment Credit. In addition, they reduce the maximum qualified zone wages used to claim the Empowerment Zone Employment Credit for an employee who qualifies for both credits.

Note: This credit, originally set to expire 12/31/2020, was extended through 12/31/2025.

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