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Maine Certification Program for Dental Care Tax Credit

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

Sponsor
Maine Office of Rural Health and Primary Care
Deadlines
Feb 18, 2021
Contact

Erica Dyer
207.287.5562
erica.dyer@maine.gov

Purpose

This program provides a tax credit for dentists working in underserved areas of Maine who are paying outstanding student loans.

Eligibility

Eligible applicants are dentists (D.M.D. and D.D.S.) working in underserved areas of Maine.

Additional eligibility requirements may be found in the Maine Legislature Statutes.

Geographic coverage
Maine
Amount of funding

The income tax credit claimed may not exceed:

  • $6,000 in the first year of certification
  • $9,000 in the second year
  • $12,000 in the third year
  • $15,000 in the fourth year
  • $18,000 in the fifth year

5 professionals will be certified each year.

Application process

Links to application instructions and the application form are available on the program website.

Applications must be postmarked by February 18, 2021. Mail completed applications to:

Director, Rural Health and Primary Care Program
Maine Center for Disease Control
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0011

Tagged as
Dental workforce · Oral health · Recruitment and retention of health professionals · Maine



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