Disabled Access Credit

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The Disabled Access Credit provides a non-refundable credit for small businesses that incur expenditures for the purpose of providing access to persons with disabilities. To be eligible, your business must have earned $1 million or less or had no more than 30 full time employees in the previous year. Businesses may take the credit each and every year they incur access expenditures.

Eligible access expenditures include amounts paid to:

1. To remove barriers that prevent a business from being accessible to or usable by individuals with disabilities
2. To provide qualified interpreters or other methods of making audio materials available to hearing impaired individuals
3. To provide qualified readers, taped texts, and other methods of making visual materials available to individuals with visual impairments
4. To acquire or modify equipment or devices for individuals with disabilities

For more information and to calculate your credit, see IRS Form 8826.


Source: The Internal Revenue Service