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.
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.