Congress passed the Continuing Resolution yesterday, providing funds to keep the government going through December 3rd. While many hoped the legislation would include Senator Baucus’ Tax Extenders Bill, those hopes were dashed. That, however, was not a surprise. (more…)
Recently, I’ve received inquiries about Congressional efforts to extend the expired Hurricane Katrina provision of the Work Opportunity Tax Credit Program. Here’s the latest as I understand it.
The Hurricane Katrina WOTC provision has NOT yet been extended. But it is part of the currently idle Baucus Job Creation and Tax Cuts Act — also known as the Baucus Tax Extenders bill. (more…)
I received an email this morning from the Bureau of Workforce Development Partnership, PA Department of Labor & Industry announcing that they have discovered a glitch in their information system. As a result, a number of invalid WOTC employee certifications have been issued. The email requests that certain TANF-related certifications be returned to their office. (more…)