NOTE: The earliest date the Oregon Department of Revenue will be processing tax year 2016 tax returns is January 19, 2017. Follow the instructions on the confirmation you receive very carefully. That confirmation will include specific instructions of when it’s OK to submit your return. If you submit your return too early, it could result in a denial of your tax credit.
Oregon's Legislature passed SB 438 in 1989, creating the Rural Practitioner Tax Credit and SB 31 in 2005, creating the Volunteer EMSP Tax Credit. The Oregon Office of Rural Health is proud to administer these programs.
- SB 438 in 1989, creating the Rural Practitioner Tax Credit for Dentists, Physicians, Podiatrists, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists, and Optometrists. A Frequently Asked Questions page for Practitioners is also available.
- SB 31 in 2005, creating the Volunteer EMS Provider Tax Credit.