- December 17, 2021
- Posted by: Stratford Team
- Category: Business
Governor Gretchen Whitmer announces tax credits up to $9,600 to help employers and small business owners hire Michiganders for good-paying jobs to help fill labor shortages and grow the economy. The governor is encouraging employers to apply for the Work Opportunity Tax Credit, prioritizing funding for veterans and returning citizens, to ensure that the state continues its strong job growth after adding 67,000 jobs in the last three months and 145,000 jobs over the year.
“The Work Opportunity Tax Credit puts Michiganders first by helping small businesses save money and fill labor gaps by hiring Michiganders for good-paying jobs,” said Governor Gretchen Whitmer. “Thanks to this tax credit, we will be able to add even more jobs to the 145,000 jobs that we’ve created this year alone. Small businesses in communities across our state can save thousands of dollars for hiring workers…