Hiring top-quality employees
Art. 24 DL 2012, n. 83 converted with modifications by the Law 2012, n. 134
MD 23 October 2013
Innovative startups, certified incubators and businesses located in areas affected by the seismic events of May 20 & 29, 2012 are eligible for reserve funds
Upon the exhaustion of reserve funds, these businesses may access the general fund
35% tax credit on all costs for hiring highly qualified personnel
Maximum amount €200,000 annually per company
Fixed-term labor contracts for personnel who hold PhDs or technical/scientific Master’s degrees engaged for R & D
Labor contracts must last longer than 3 years, or 2 years in the case of SMEs
Enterprises must not delocalize their activities
Starting January 11th, 2016 businesses may request access to tax credits for recruitments made during 2014.
Applications can be made online at firstname.lastname@example.org
For recruitments made during 2015 and later, businesses may request access to the R & D tax credit.