Everything you Need to Know About The Latest WOTC TEGL

TEGL

Earlier this year the Department of Labor issued a Training and Employer Guidance Letter (TEGL) regarding the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC). The TEGL reiterates how employers and state workforce agencies (SWAs) should proceed with administering the WOTC program and its related processes. The purpose of the TEGL is to “provide updated procedural guidance to…

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WOTC Program Reauthorized and Extended Through 2025

WOTC

Earlier this year the federal Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) program received an extension through December 31, 2025.  The Consolidated Appropriation Act, 2021 (CAA) reauthorized the WOTC program and ensures that employers administering the program will continue to be able to earn up to $9,600 per qualified candidate. Also included in the CAA are extensions…

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OFCCP Issues Contract Requirement Exemptions in Light of Hurricane Devastation

OFCCP Issues Contract Requirement Exemptions in light of Hurricane Devastation

The U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) has issued temporary contracting requirement exemptions for new contracts in light of Hurricanes Michael and Florence. The exemptions state that new federal contracts will be exempt from having to develop written affirmative action programs under Executive Order 11246; The Vietnam Era Veterans…

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