Federal Tax Credit for Solar Energy

Tax Credit on Solar Energy Improvements

Solar Panels

Solar Panels

Solar Panels, or Photovoltaic Systems, are solar cells that capture light energy from the sun and convert it directly into electricity.

Requirements: Photovoltaic systems must provide electricity for the residence, and must meet applicable fire and electrical code requirement. Must be your principal residence.

Tax Credit Details: 30% of the cost, up to $500 per .5 kW of power capacity

Expires: 12/31/2016

Learn more about your Solar Energy options by visiting our Solar Energy page.