Renewable Energy Sales and Use Tax Abatement

Renewable Energy Sales and Use Tax Abatement;
State: Nevada

  • Incentive Type: Sales Tax Incentive
  • Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Solar Thermal Electric, Solar Thermal Process Heat, Photovoltaics, Landfill Gas, Wind, Biomass, Hydroelectric, Geothermal Electric, Fuel Cells, Municipal Solid Waste, Facilities for the transmission of electricity produced from renewable energy or geothermal resources located in Nevada, Anaerobic Digestion, Fuel Cells using Renewable Fuels
  • Applicable Sectors: Commercial, Industrial, Utility, Agricultural, (Renewable Energy Power Producers)
  • Amount: Purchaser is only required to pay sales and use taxes imposed in Nevada at the rate of 2.6 % (effective through June 30, 2011) and at the rate of 2.25 % (effective July 01, 2011 – June 30, 2049)
  • Equipment Requirements: Systems must have a generating capacity of at least 10 megawatts.
  • Program Start Date: 7/1/2009
  • Program Expiration Date: 6/30/2049
  • Web Site: http://renewableenergy.state.nv.us/TaxAbatement.htm

Contact:

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

Kelly Munoz
Executive Assistant to the Nevada Energy Commissioner
101 North Carson Street (Annex Building)
Carson City, NV 89701
Phone: (775) 684-5664
Fax: (775) 684-5648
E-Mail: kmunoz@renewable.nv.gov

Information Specialist – Dept. of Taxation
NV Department of Taxation
1550 E. College Parkway, Suite 115
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: (775) 684-2000
Fax: (775) 684-2020
Web Site: http://tax.state.nv.us