Rural Practitioner Tax Credit for Optometrists
Oregon’s rural practitioner state income tax credit is authorized by315.613, 315.616, & 315.619. The Oregon Office of Rural Health is charged with administering this program, which grants up to $5,000 in personal income tax credits to eligible ODs. Following is a brief guide relating to the application process and eligibility.
The ORH also offers a map of all Rural Practitioner Tax Credit Recipients throughout the state.
The Oregon Legislature updated the program criteria in the 2013 Session. The following links outline the criteria for these two time periods: