Residential Renewable Energy income tax Credit

Residential Renewable Energy income tax Credit;

State: Massachusetts

  • Incentive Type: Personal Tax Credit
  • Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Solar water Heat, Solar Space Heat, Photovoltaics, Wind
  • Applicable Sectors:Residential
  • Amount:15%
  • Maximum Incentive: $1,000
  • Eligible System Size: Not Specified
  • Equipment Requirements: System must be new and in compliance with all applicable performance and safety standards and must be reasonably expected to remain in operation for at least five years.
  • Carryover Provisions: excess credit may be carried forward three years.


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Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources (DOER)
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Boston, MA 02114
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Massachusetts Department of Revenue
P.O. Box 701
Boston, MA 02204
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