Income Tax Deduction for Solar-Powered Roof Vents or Fans (Indiana)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Indiana

Name Income Tax Deduction for Solar-Powered Roof Vents or Fans
Incentive Type Personal Deduction
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Other Distributed Generation Technologies, Solar-powered roof vent or fan
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector State/Territory
Energy Category Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
Amount 50% of the cost of materials and labor

Start Date 2009-01-01

Maximum Incentive $1,000

Program Administrator Department of Revenue

References DSIRE[1]


Indiana allows taxpayers to take a deduction on solar-powered roof fans (or vent, also sometimes called an attic fan) installed in a home that the taxpayer owns or leases. The deduction is for 50% of the cost of the materials and installation labor, up to $1,000. Proof of costs and the names of the suppliers and/or installers are required.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Information Taxpayer Assistance
Department Department of Revenue
Address 100 N. Senate Ave.
Place Indianapolis, Indiana
Zip/Postal Code 46204


Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Ind. Code § 6-3-2-5.3
Date Effective 2009-01-01
Date Enacted 07/2009

Authority 2: IN DOR Information Bulletin #105
Date Enacted 12/2009

  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"