Targeted Group

One of the following nine groups eligible for either the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) or the Welfare-to-Work Tax Credit:

  • WorkFirst New Jersey recipients
  • Veterans receiving NJ SNAP
  • Ex-felons
  • Youth at risk
  • Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Network referrals
  • Summer youth employees
  • Youth (18-24 years old) receiving NJ SNAP (formerly Food Stamps), and
  • SSI recipients.