Tim leads Experian Employer Services’ Sales and Business Development in the area of Tax Credits and Incentives, working with employers to apply technology-driven solutions that improve their HR, Payroll and Tax processes. Tim’s career in tax credit consulting and management has spanned over 25 years. He spent 7 years in the corporate tax department of YUM! Brands, managing their credits and incentives strategy. He has also spent over 20 years consulting with large, national companies on how to efficiently maximize their available returns from tax credits, economic development incentives, multi-state incentives and other business activities. Tim earned a BBA from the University of Iowa and an MBA from the University of North Texas, and he is a frequent speaker for industry trade groups in the area of credits and incentives.

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WOTC is a tax credit program encouraging employers to invest in job seekers with disadvantages. Learn more with this overview and tips for... July 26, 2023 by Tim Cate

The WOTC program can enhance your workforce and save your organization money with tax credits. Here’s how to make it easier to claim.... July 7, 2023 by Tim Cate

Hiring tax credits can have a significant impact on a company’s tax liability. For example, by using the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC), companies...

November 30, 2022 by Tim Cate

Hiring peaks can inundate HR departments with additional administrative burdens, making it a struggle to keep up when there’s a surge of new applicants...

November 14, 2022 by Tim Cate, Matt Kelm

Learn more about WOTC eligibility and WOTC target groups as well as why this program is considered a win-win situation for employers and... July 25, 2022 by Tim Cate

Learn more about the benefits of the Work Opportunity Tax Credit and how to ensure tax savings while supporting individuals who face barriers to......

May 25, 2022 by Tim Cate

Find out how the latest WOTC extension helps employers who are facing labor shortages and employees who need assistance in the process of finding......

May 25, 2022 by Tim Cate

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