For 2016, businesses can earn tax credits of up to $5,000 for eligible youth starting work between January 1, 2016 and December 31, 2016. Your business must be certified to participate in the program.
This program helps makes it easier for youth to find a job and career training path. Getting certified for the program is a snap—see below for details.
To participate in the program, young people must be 16 to 24 years old, live in New York State and be unemployed. Businesses must be in good standing and located in New York State.
Helping Businesses Hire Young People
The Urban Youth Jobs Program is here to help you get a job and succeed at that job.