Income Tax Deduction for Energy Efficiency Upgrades (Idaho)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Income Tax Deduction for Energy Efficiency Upgrades|
|Incentive Type||Personal Deduction|
|Eligible Technologies||Building Insulation, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Duct/Air sealing, Windows|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| 100% of cost of material and labor
|Program Administrator|| Idaho Tax Commission
Idaho residents with homes built or under construction before 2002, or who had a building permit issued before January 1, 2002, qualify for an income tax deduction for 100% of the cost of installing new insulation or other approved energy efficiency improvements in an existing residence. Any insulation added must be in addition to, not a replacement of, existing insulation. Other energy efficiency measures that may be deducted are windows that are more energy efficient than existing windows, storm windows, weather stripping and caulking, and duct sealing and insulation. The amount charged for labor is also deductible.
Customers should claim the deduction on forms from the Idaho State Tax Commission; contact the Idaho State Tax Commission for the most recent form.
|Contact Name||Public Information|
|Department||Idaho Tax Commission|
|Address||800 Park Blvd. #4|
|Phone 2||(800) 972-7660|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:|| Idaho Code § 63-3022B
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.