RFD FAQ

Are there tax credits for volunteer fire fighters?
Yes. There are currently two training incentive programs for Oklahoma’s volunteer firefighters.

Visit the Council On Firefighters Training (COFT) website for more information about tax credit programs for volunteer fire fighters. Tax form downloads are also available on the COFT site.

Are there grants available to fire departments?
Yes, there are grants available. Mark Gardner, SWODA Rural Fire District Coordinator, can direct a fire department toward potential grant opportunities. Three frequent referrals are: