Registered Apprentice Tax Credit (RATC) Application

Employers or Sponsors of apprentices may be eligible for tax credits of up to $4,800 per apprentice via the RATC program. You can complete the application online or send it by email to

An application will not be considered complete until an applicant completes and submits the RATC application, Parts A and B along with uploading the following items: 

  • A Massachusetts Department of Revenue Certificate of Good Standing that is no older than 6 months. Please visit the Department of Revenue’s website to apply for your Certificate of Good Standing.
  • A Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance Certificate of Compliance that is no older than 3 months. Please visit the Department of Unemployment Assistance website to receive your Certificate. 

If you have any questions about completing the application, please visit our website or contact us at or at (617) 626-5442.

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