Home : Energy Efficiency : 2011 Energy Tax Credit

2011 Energy Tax Credit

On December 17, 2010, the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010 was signed into law. Under this law, the tax credit for energy-efficient windows, doors, and skylights has been extended through 2011with modifications.

The 2011 tax credit stipulates the following:

Mor information is available at www.energystar.gov/taxcredits.
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) decides what documentation is necessary for tax credits, but work on 2011 tax documents and policy will not begin until the current tax year ends in April. Until IRS issues a guidance document for this tax credit, homeowners should save all available documentation, such as purchase receipts, ENERGY STAR labels, and manufacturers’ certification statements. Additional information will be provided if and when it is made available from the IRS.


Energy Efficiency