Capital Goods Excise Tax Credit (Hawaii)
Last modified on May 24, 2011.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Capital Goods Excise Tax Credit|
|Incentive Type||Corporate Tax Credit|
|Carryover Provisions|| Credit must be claimed within 12 months of the close of the taxable year.
|Program Administrator|| Hawaii Department of Taxation
Hawaii's Capital Goods Excise Tax Credit reimburses businesses for the general excise tax or use tax they pay on the purchase of a solar electric system. To be eligible for the credit, the property shall be depreciable property, used in the taxpayer's trade or business in Hawaii, and was subject to Hawaii's general excise or use tax at the rate of 4 percent upon acquisition. The credit is equal to 4 percent of the cost of the solar electric system and is refundable. The credit must be claimed within 12 months of the close of the taxable year.
Tax Form N-312 and instructions are accessible on the state's Department of Taxation's Web site (http://www.state.hi.us/tax/taxforms.html)
|Contact Name||Information Specialist|
|Department||Hawaii Department of Taxation|
|Division||Taxpayer Services Branch|
|Address||P.O. Box 259|
|Phone|| (808) 587-4242
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.