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Federal Income Tax Credits for Energy Efficiency

The tax credits listed below are available for purchases made in 2017.  All other ENERGY STAR federal tax credits expired at the end of 2016.  ENERGY STAR products eligible for tax credits are independently certified to save energy, save money and protect the environment.  Use up to 30% less energy in your home by outfitting it with ENERGY STAR products available across more than 70 categories. *

2017 Federal Tax Credits

Tax Credit:  30% of cost with no upper limit

Expires:  December 31, 2021
Tax credits for Solar Energy Systems are available at 30% through December 31, 2019.
The credit decreases to 26% for tax year 2020; drops to 22% for tax year 2021 then expires December 31, 2021)

Details:  Existing homes and new construction qualify.  Both principal residences and second homes qualify. Rentals do not qualify.

*  The tax credit information contained within this website is provided for informational purposes only and is not intended to substitute for expert advice from a professional tax/financial planner or the IRS.


About Carrie Sexton

I bring over 17 years Real Estate experience, specializing in both Single and Multi-Family Asset Management. In addition, I bring exceptional Customer Service skills. I was fortunate to have worked with the retailer, Nordstrom, as a Department Manager for over 7 years, and pride myself on my high level of Customer Service. Together, my prior experience plays out in my Real Estate business today. Now, I have the privilege of helping Buyers and Sellers fulfill their Real Estate dreams. I especially enjoy working with First Time Home Buyers, as it is thrilling to have once rented a home to a client, and now to be able to help them make their first home purchase. It is important to me that Buying or Selling a home be an enjoyable experience.

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