Tax Credits and Other Programs

Secure your business and employers with Tax Credits and Other Programs accessible through CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion.

The CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion works with employers in many ways. Businesses taking advantage of our services not only gain access to qualified job candidates, they also may qualify for special hiring and training incentives

Federal Bonding Program

The Federal Bonding Program is an incentive program that allows employers to hire with limited liability to their business at-risk job applicants. A Federal Fidelity Bond, supplied by Travelers Insurance Co., is a business insurance policy that insures the employer for theft, forgery, larceny or embezzlement by the bonded employee.

Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC)

The Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) is a federal income tax credit that provides incentives to private, for-profit businesses to encourage the hiring of individuals from targeted groups of job seekers who traditionally have difficulty finding employment. 

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Other Grant Programs

CareerSource Citrus Levy marion has been a leader in acquiring state and federal grants. Over the last five years, we have acquired more than $6 million in grant funding to serve area workforce needs. Our team identifies gaps in the workforce pipeline and develops strategic grants to fill those current and projected needs. From grants to build our future energy workforce demands to a variety of industry strengthening grants in healthcare and manufacturing, we look at the macro needs of our targeted industries, as well as our individual employer needs. We are anticipating competitive grants targeting green jobs, healthcare and healthcare IT.