Manufacturing companies located in South Carolina may have the opportunity to utilize the Job Retraining Tax Credit (E-Zone) program in order to be reimbursed for certain training and education provided to employees. Subsequent to approval by the State Board for Technical and Comprehensive Education, companies may claim a credit of $1,000 per employee credit against withholding taxes.
No initial application fee for new companies.
Application with training plan and employee information must be submitted. Representatives from local technical colleges are available to assist in the application process.
Reimbursement may be granted (but not limited to) for the following types of training and education of current employees: