Pennsylvania's educational improvement tax credit program provides an opportunity for the business community to directly support early education through a 100% tax credit.Inorder to qualify, businesses must apply to the Department of Community andEconomicDevelopment prior to making the contribution. As a downtown ministry,Discovery Corner Preschool works through Water Street Mission, an enrolled Pre-K Scholarship Organization, which acts as a conduit to Discovery Corner Preschool for EITC.
Business eligibility: Businesses authorized to business in Pennsylvania and who are subject to the corporate net income tax or the capital stock franchise tax as well as pass-through entities such as S-corporations, partnerships and LLCs whose partners/shareholders pay Pennsylvania income tax are eligible to receive the tax credit.
To apply: All applications are submitted electronically through the Department's single application found in the upper right-hand comer of their web-site: www.newpa.com
As the conduit organization, Water Street Ministries provides a step-by-step guide on how to complete the application. Once an EITC credit is approved, contributions mustbemade to Water Street Ministries. Please let Water Street Missions and Discovery Comer Preschool know your intention to have funds directed to our preschool. www.wsm.org/eitc
Thank you for your kind consideration. If you have any questions please contact:
Garnet Sofillas - President Email: Garnet Sofillas Phone (717) 475-7854
Joe Costello - Vice-PresidentEmail: Joe Costello Phone (717) 314-8357
Amanda Lehman - TreasurerEmail: Amanda Lehman Phone (717) 448-0385
EITC Info and Forms