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WOTC Performance Reporting Data

State workforce agencies submit data to ETA through the quarterly electronic submission of ETA Form 9058 via the web-based Tax Credit Reporting System (TCRS) of the Enterprise Business Services System (EBSS). See the tables below for an overview of WOTC annual performance, wage, and occupational data.

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Table 1. National Tax Credit Certification Reporting by Fiscal Year
Fiscal Year Total Certifications YTD Annual Report
2018 2,204,142 PDF Format
2017 2,027,012 PDF Format
2016 2,484,149 PDF Format
2015 1,896,528 PDF Format
2014 1,300,934 PDF Format
Table 2. National Tax Credit Certification Wage Data by Fiscal Year
Program Year Section K 1. Under Federal Minimum Wage Section K 2. $7.25-$8.25 Section K 3. $8.26-$8.99 Section K 4. $9.00-$9.99 Section K 5. $10.00-Higher
2018 33,031 508,290 129,324 592,976 937,661
2017 35,576 517,234 111,866 571,940 778,445

Note: Due to reporting discrepancies, the wage data may not reflect the total amount of certifications issued in fiscal years 2017 and 2018.

Table 3. National Tax Credit Certification Occupational Data by Fiscal Year
*Top seven occupations by total certifications
Program Year Office & Administrative Support (Code 43) Food Preparation & Serving (Code 35) Production Occupations (Code 51) Sales & Related Occupations (Code 41) Transportation & Material Moving Production (Code 53) Healthcare Support Occupations (Code 31) Personal Care & Services(Code 39)
2018 766,230 371,509 365,696 350,411 71,428 61,561 35,735
2017 632,390 321,714 366,395 370,558 75,520 61,858 34,344

Note: Due to reporting discrepancies, the occupational data may not reflect the total amount of certifications issued in fiscal years 2017 and 2018.

Updated: October 08, 2019