The TAA Program includes such benefits and allowances as:


Employment and Case Management Services

Skill assessments, career counseling, supportive

services, information on training, and more.


Up to 130 weeks of full-time or part-time training.

Trade Readjustment Allowances (TRA)*

Up to 130 weeks of income support for workers enrolled in full-time training within 26 weeks of their trade-related layoff or certification, whichever is later.

Health Coverage Tax Credit (HCTC )

A tax credit covering 72.5% of the worker’s monthly premium for qualified health insurance.

Reemployment Trade Adjustment Assistance (RT AA)

A wage subsidy for up to 2 years available to workers age 50 or over who are reemployed at annual wages of $50,000 or less.

Job Search Allowance

Reimbursement for job search costs outside the worker’s local area.

Relocation Allowance

Reimbursement for relocation costs for a job outside the worker’s local area.

*Please note that this program is administered by the Department of Unemployment Assistance.