Hiring Incentives

 

  • On the Job Training
    Reimburses your company up to 50% of an eligible employee’s basic wages while being trained at your location. Reimbursement can be up to $5,000.00. Please contact your Business Services for more information.
  • East Bay Works
    Employers, please register on this site.  Free employment services for job seekers and employers throughout the East Bay.
  • Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC)
    Available to employers who hire individuals from certain targeted groups by offering them a federal income tax credit. Please contact your Business Services for more information.
  • Disabled Access Credit
    Helps small businesses cover the cost of making their businesses accessible to persons with disabilities. The maximum amount of the credit is $5,000.
  • Architectural and Transportation Tax Deduction
    Businesses may take an annual deduction of up to $15,000 for expenses incurred to remove architectural and transportation barriers to persons with disabilities and the elderly.