New Energy Efficient Home Tax Credit (§45L)
SYSTEMHAUSE is an Eligible Certifier of the 45L Tax Credit.
The 45L Energy Efficient Home Credit (aka 45L Tax Credit) offers single-family homebuilders and multifamily developers a $2,000 federal tax credit per energy-efficient home.
Who May Claim the 45L Tax Credit?
Eligible contractors may claim the credit for new energy-efficient homes that are acquired by sale or lease by an individual from that contractor during the tax year for use as a residence. An eligible contractor is a person that constructed a qualified energy-efficient home. A person must own and have a basis in the qualified energy-efficient home during its construction to qualify as an eligible contractor with respect to the home.
Criteria to Earn the 45L Tax Credit
The credit is $2,000 for a dwelling unit that is certified to have an annual level of heating and cooling energy consumption at least 50% below the annual level of heating and cooling energy consumption of a comparable dwelling unit and has building envelope component improvements that account for at least 1/5 of the 50% reduction in energy consumption.
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