Programs and Services
- Wagner-Peyser Act
Information on Wagner-Peyser Act.
- Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC)
Available to employers who hire individuals from certain targeted groups by offering them a federal income tax credit. The WOTC can reduce an employer’s federal tax liability by up to $9,600 per new hire.
- Workers Adjustment Retraining Notification (WARN) Act
Requires certain employers to give affected employees at least 60 days written advance notice of any plant closing or mass layoff.
- Trade Adjustment Assistance
Assists workers who have lost their job or have reduced hours due to increased imports.