Hiring Incentives

  • The Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) - The Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) is a Federal tax credit available to employers for hiring individuals from certain targeted groups who have consistently faced significant barriers to employment.
  • Workers with Disabilities Employment Tax Credits (WETC) - The Workers (with Disabilities) Employment Tax Credit (WETC) is a New York State tax credit that can result in $2,100 for each individual hired. WETC is New York State's initiative to help individuals with disabilities secure employment. WETC is an employer-friendly benefit for businesses hiring workers with disabilities.

Wage Reimbursement Programs

  • On-the-Job Training (OJT) - businesses can receive training funds to defray the cost of hiring eligible candidates. For more information, contact Clair Swanson at Chautauqua Works.

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