ITG FAQ #13 Answer-What effect does the Work Opportunity Credit have on the Empowerment Zone Employment Credit?

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

Note: The empowerment zone employment credit expired for wages paid after 12/31/17.

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