Looking for information to help prepare your tax return?  

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.

https://www.energystar.gov/about/federal_tax_credits

About Carrie Sexton

My love for living in Colorado combined with my love for being a Realtor allows me to meet so many great people, and I get to hear some amazing stories. It's important to me to take the time to listen and understand those stories. When working with my clients and customers it often starts with a handshake and ends with a hug because everything in real estate begins with relationships. I would love to chat more, so if you are ready to make a move let's meet for coffee so I can hear YOUR story!

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