Job & Family Services Work Opportunity Tax Credit
What is the Work Opportunity Tax Credit?
The Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) is a federal tax credit available to employers who hire individuals from eligible target groups.
How to Apply

Go to How to Participate  for steps on accessing our online application and requesting certification. The employer or agent must apply for, and receive, certification to claim these tax credits. Agents acting on behalf of employers must send us a valid Power of Attorney.  

Note: applications must be submitted to the online Ohio WOTC portal within 28 days of the start to work date to meet the timely filing criteria. Don’t miss this tax credit by missing the deadline! Register now!

For More Information:
Office of Workforce Development
Direct phone: (614) 595-4096
Email: wotc_contact@jfs.ohio.gov