Tag: felons

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

How To Claim the Tax Credit for Hiring Felons in 2023

March 31, 2023

Via: Fit Small Business

Employers who hire felons can save money on their federal income taxes through a general business credit called the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC). The nonrefundable tax credit is worth up to 40% of the first $6,000 paid in wages. […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Federal appeals court rules Florida cannot disenfranchise felons for failing to pay fines

February 20, 2020

Via: Jurist

The US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit ruled Wednesday that Florida cannot bar felons from registering to vote for failing to pay all fines and fees associated with their cases. In 2018 Florida voters approved Amendment 4, which […]