Blogs pertaining to HUBZone Certifications

What happens to employees who will no longer live in a HUBZone when the map is updated?

As of the July 2023 map update, employees who no longer reside in a HUBZone area would not be counted as HUBZone residents when determining the eligibility of a business. There is a requirement that 35% of fulltime employees must reside in a HUBZone. The HUBZone Map updates every 5 years, the next one being…

What will happen to my certified HUBZone firm if its eligibility is affected by the map change?

Firms that no longer meet the HUBZone program requirements as of July 1 due to the map update will remain certified through their following recertification. The grace period for redesignated HUBZone’s are until July 2026. To keep your HUBZone status, it is possible to move the principal office to a HUBZone. You can browse our…