In a state where the economy is still outpacing the nation’s for the sixth year in a row, some forward thinking Georgia legislators looked to continue that growth and incent businesses to hire more employees from the state’s deep pool of military veterans. A new Georgia Veterans Work Opportunity Tax Credit (GA WOTC) has been proposed, based on the federal program.
An article in yesterday’s Gainsville Times outlines the community’s current effort to designate a new Opportunity Zone under provision of the state tax code. (more…)
Yes, there is a new State Opportunity Zone in the City of Smyrna, Georgia. And to celebrate, we’ve added a new link to the State Tax Incentive Links bar on the WOTCPlanet.com news blog. (more…)