Regulations: To prevent discrimination & ensure effective communication, places of public accommodation are generally required by federal law, to provide auxiliary aids to Deaf people such as the provision of a qualified interpreter. This includes providing ‘meaningful access’ to services for Limited English Proficient persons.

Regulation Guidelines and Resource Information

Tax Credits: To assist businesses with complying with the ADA, Section 44 of the IRS Code allows a tax credit for small businesses and Section 190 of the IRS Code allows a tax deduction for all businesses.

Tax Incentives for Businesses Tax Incentives for Improving Accessibility