Property Tax Abatement for Green Buildings

Property Tax Abatement for Green Buildings;
State: Nevada

  • Incentive Type: Property Tax Incentive
  • Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building
  • Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Passive Solar Space Heat, Solar Water Heat, Photovoltaics, Landfill Gas, Wind, Biomass, Geothermal Electric, Daylighting, Anaerobic Digestion, Small Hydroelectric
  • Applicable Sectors: Commercial, Industrial, Multi-Family Residential
  • Amount: LEED Silver: 25% reduction of the property tax payable each year
  • LEED Gold: 30% reduction of the property tax payable each year
  • LEED Platinum: 35% reduction of the property tax payable each year
  • Abatement can last for no more than 10 years.
  • Equipment Requirements: Buildings must earn either Silver, Gold or Platinum certification under the LEED Green Building Rating System.
  • Program Start Date: 12/4/2007
  • Web Site: http://energy.state.nv.us/GreenBuildingAbatement.htm

Contact:

Public Information
Nevada Department of Taxation
Division of Assessment Standards
1550 College Parkway Suite 115
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: (775) 684-2100
Fax: (775) 684-2020
Web Site: http://tax.state.nv.us/DOAS_MAIN.htm

Lorayn Walser
Nevada State Office of Energy
755 North Roop Street, Suite 202
Carson City, NV 89701
Phone: (775) 687-1850 Ext.7308
Fax: (775) 687-1869
E-Mail: lwalser@energy.nv.gov
Web Site: http://energy.state.nv.us