Federal Programs

USDA Rural Development in Kansas


For information on programs through the USDA Rural Development, please call at 785-628-3081, or visit the website.

Work Opportunity Tax Credit


A federal tax credit of $2,400 per employee may be available as your company hires employees from specified target groups or are residents (18-39 years old) of Kansas 43 "Rural Renewal" counties in Kansas. Hiring a disable veteran provides a $4,800 tax credit. Prescreening of applicants and registration of job candidates required through the KANSAWORKS system. For more information, please contact Linda Koci at 785-625-5654, or email.