How Much Are The Energy Tax Credits?
The Energy Tax Credit is offered to those that purchase an energy-efficient product or renewable energy system for your home. Energy Tax Credits vary depending on what type of product you buy and when it was bought. They typically fall into 3 Categories:
- 30% of Cost up to $1500 - Expires December 31st, 2010
- Biomass Stoves
- Heating & Air Conditioning
- Roofs (Metal & Asphalt)
- Water Heaters (non solar)
- Windows & Doors
- 30% of Cost with no upper limit - Expires December 31st, 2016
- Geothermal Heat Pumps
- Small Wind Turbines (Residential)
- Solar Energy Systems
- 30% of Cost, up to $500 per .5 kW of power capacity - Expires December 31st, 2016
- Fuel Cells (Residential & Micro-turbine)
You will find an overview of all the federal tax credits for energy efficiency by visiting the www.EnergyStar.gov Web site for a listing of the what you need to know before you buy and before you file for your Energy Tax Credit.
Want to Learn More about Energy Tax Deductions,
Visit www.EnergyStar.gov or contact Makara and Associates.
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