Job Training Tax Credit (Rhode Island)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Rhode Island

Applies to States or Provinces Rhode Island
Name Job Training Tax Credit (Rhode Island)
Policy Category Financial Incentive
Policy Type Corporate Tax Incentive
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15


Companies who invest in training opportunities for new or existing employees may take a corporate income tax credit equal to 50% of eligible training expenditures through the Job Training Tax Credit. Employees must be full-time and earn at least 150% of the Rhode Island minimum wage after training. Up to $5000 per employee over a three-year period is available.

Policy Contact

Contact Name Rick Brooks
Department Governor's Workforce Board
Address Center General Complex 1511 Pontiac Avenue Building 72-2, Cranston, RI, 02920

Phone 401-462-8782
Fax 401-462-8865

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Rhode Island General Law 42-64.6
Date Effective 2011-01-01