Indian Employment Credit



The Indian Employment Credit is a federal tax credit designed to encourage employers to hire and retain Native Americans who live on or near an Indian reservation. The credit creates economic opportunities and quality jobs for Native Americans and their families, while providing employers with vital tax benefits to stimulate immediate growth and growth in future years.

Tax Benefits

Employers can claim an annual federal tax credit of up to $4,000 per qualifying employee. There is no limit to the total value that can be claimed through the credit.

Qualifying Employees
For an employee to qualify a business for the Indian Employment Credit, they must meet the following requirements:

  • The employee must be an enrolled member of an Indian tribe or the spouse of an enrolled member of an Indian tribe
  • The employee performs substantially all of his or her services for the employer within an Indian reservation
  • While performing said services, the employee’s main home must be on or near that Indian reservation

How We Can Help

alliantgroup performs the task of identifying, calculating and managing the submissions for claiming these credits. Our team of experts will work with you to review and evaluate your records in order to prepare and submit all necessary calculations, forms and filing documentation. We effectively navigate the process allowing you to claim the maximum amount of available tax credits.

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