Arizona Quality Jobs Program

About the Program
This new program provides Arizona income tax credits for companies creating new jobs and investing in Arizona. The credit is valued at up to $9,000 over a 3-year period per each new employee and offers a 5-year carry forward provision for any unused tax credits.

For more information, please contact:
Michelle Vega
Ph: 602-771-1132

Limits & Regulations
  • A qualified job is a new full-time, permanent position that pays at or above the median county wage and pays 65% of the employee’s health insurance costs.
  • Eligible companies must create a minimum of 5 new jobs and make a minimum capital investment of $1 million.
  • The Quality Jobs Tax Credit Program is capped at 10,000 jobs being claimed each year by all participants; whereas a taxpayer is limited to a maximum of 400 new jobs per year.