How to Apply for WOTC

Applying for a WOTC Tax Credit is simple.  Follow these steps:

Step 1:  

Fill out the following two (2) forms:

  • IRS Form 8850: Pre-screening Notice and Certification Request and Certification of Request for the  Work Opportunity Tax Credit (Mail it no later than the 28th day after the job applicant begins work).
  • ETA Form 9061:  Individual Characteristics Form


Step 2: 

Mail your completed forms to:


Attn: Workforce Development Division

830 Punchbowl Street

Suite 329

Honolulu, HI 96813