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Instructions for Form 5884 - Introductory Material

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Future Developments

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What's New

  • The work opportunity credit has been extended to cover employees who begin work after December 31, 2014, and before January 1, 2020.

  • Empowerment zone designations have been extended to cover 2015 and 2016.

  • The Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of 2015 added a new targeted group for qualified long-term unemployment recipients who begin work after 2015.

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