Energy-Efficient Tax Credits
Solar Credit (25D) – Available through 2016
The U.S. government offers a tax credit (Solar Tax Credit, 25D) for up to 9% of the total retail cost of the solar-ready heat pump or air conditioner that’s at the heart of the SunSource® Home Energy System, when applying solar modules. Also covered under 25D, 30% of the cost with no upper limit on solar module installation.
Claiming 2012-2013 Energy Tax Credits
You can take advantage of energy tax credits by taking three steps:
- Determine if the system you have purchased and installed between January 1, 2012 and December 31, 2013 is eligible by clicking on the “Get Started” link below and answering a few questions about the system. We also advise you to consult your tax expert and visit one of the following sites for full details on eligible products:
Internal Revenue Service
U.S. Department of Energy
- Save the manufacturer’s certification statement form you will obtain and download using the "Get Started" link below.
- Use IRS form 5695 when claiming your 2012 or 2013 Residential Energy Credit.