Sales Tax Exemption for Energy-Efficient Products (West Virginia)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place West Virginia

Name Sales Tax Exemption for Energy-Efficient Products
Incentive Type Sales Tax Incentive
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Clothes Washers, Dishwasher, Refrigerators, Dehumidifiers, Ceiling Fan, Water Heaters, Lighting, Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Programmable Thermostats
Active Incentive No
Implementing Sector State/Territory
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount 100% of sales and service tax

Equipment Requirements Products must be Energy Star® Certified and purchased during the sales tax holiday
Start Date 2008-06-08
Expiration Date 2010-11-30

Program Administrator West Virginia State Tax Department

References DSIRE[1]


Note: Program was scheduled to sunset after November 30, 2010. According to the state of West Virginia website, it has indeed closed and is not scheduled to re-open.

West Virginia's annual sales "holiday" on Energy Star products provides a sales tax exemption on qualified products of $5,000 or less, purchased for home or personal use, during the months of September and November in 2009 and 2010.

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

Authority 1: W. Va. Code §11-15-9k
Date Effective 2008-06-08
Date Enacted 2008-04-08
Expiration Date 2010-11-30
Authority 2: Publication TSD-426
Date Enacted 05/2008

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Taxpayer Assistance - WV State Tax Dept
Department West Virginia State Tax Department

Place Charleston, West Virginia
Zip/Postal Code 25328
Phone (800) 982-8297
Phone 2 (304) 558-3333


  • 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)"