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Welfare to Work (WtW)
Tax Credit Program Specifics on or Before
December 31, 2006
To qualify for the
WtW tax credit program, employees must be Long-Term Family Assistance recipients
or members of a family receiving Long-Term Family Assistance and have started
work on or before December 31, 2006. Long-Term Family Assistance recipients meet
one of the following definitions:
members of a family, who received Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF),
for at least 18 consecutive months ending on the date of hire.
Individuals, or members of a family, whose TANF eligibility expired
under Federal or State law after August 5, 1997, and are hired within
two years after this eligibility expired.
Individuals, or members of a family, who received TANF for a total of
at least 18 months after August 5, 1997, and are hired within two
years after the 18-month period is reached.
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