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Tax Credit Consulting: Energy Star Tax Credit Conway AR

It must be noted that not all Energy Star Homes are eligible for a tax credit. The Energy Star Tax Credit actually refers to a number of credits resulting from the Energy Policy Act of 2005. Read more.

James E. Hathaway III
(501) 975-3000
124 W CAPITOL AVE STE 2000
LITTLE ROCK, AR
Specialties
Banking, Energy, Public Finance, Real Estate
Education
University of Arkansas at Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of Law,Vanderbilt University
State Licensing
Arkansas

P. Joshua Wisley
(479) 582-5711
211 E DICKSON ST
FAYETTEVILLE, AR
Specialties
Banking, Construction, Energy
Education
University of Arkansas at Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of Law,University of Oklahoma
State Licensing
Arkansas

Thomas Christopher Pledger
(501) 975-3000
124 West Capitol Avenue, Suite 2000
Little Rock, AR
Specialties
Corporate, Financial Markets And Services, International Law, Energy
Education
Louisiana State University
State Licensing
Arkansas, Texas

Mark Wilson Hodge
(501) 372-5800
400 W CAPITOL AVE STE 2840
LITTLE ROCK, AR
Specialties
Real Estate, Banking, Mergers & Acquisitions, Business, Energy
Education
University of Arkansas at Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of Law,Ouachita Baptist University
State Licensing
Arkansas

Lawrence Edwin Chisenhall Jr
(501) 372-5800
400 W CAPITOL AVE STE 2840
LITTLE ROCK, AR
Specialties
Energy, Telecommunications, Corporate, Business, Real Estate
Education
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Leflar Law Center,University of Arkansas - Fayetteville
State Licensing
Arkansas

Chad M. Avery
(501) 376-3800
425 W CAPITOL AVE STE 3801
LITTLE ROCK, AR
Specialties
Corporate, International Law, Securities Offerings, Energy, Construction
Education
University of Arkansas - Little Rock,University of Central Arkansas
State Licensing
Arkansas

Christopher L. Travis
(501) 376-3800
425 W CAPITOL AVE STE 3801
LITTLE ROCK, AR
Specialties
Securities Offerings, State, Local And Municipal Law, Financial Markets And Services, Class Action, Energy
Education
University of Arkansas at Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of Law,University of Arkansas - Littl
State Licensing
Arkansas

John Purifoy Gill
(501) 376-3800
425 W CAPITOL AVE STE 3801
LITTLE ROCK, AR
Specialties
International Law, Appeals, Administrative Law, Energy, Real Estate
Education
Vanderbilt University Law School,Hendrix College
State Licensing
Arkansas

John S. Selig
(501) 688-8807
425 W CAPITOL AVE STE 1800
LITTLE ROCK, AR
Specialties
Business, Corporate, Securities Offerings, Banking, Energy
Education
New York University Graduate School of Law,Tulane University,University of Arkansas
State Licensing
Arkansas

Jay Mark Davis
(501) 212-1233
200 W CAPITOL AVE STE 2300
LITTLE ROCK, AR
Specialties
Telecommunications, Energy, Litigation, Real Estate, Bankruptcy
Education
University of Arkansas at Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of Law,Southern Methodist University
State Licensing
Arkansas

Tax Credit Consulting: Energy Star Tax Credit

Energy Star Tax Credit

It must be noted that not all Energy Star Homes are eligible for a tax credit. The Energy Star Tax Credit actually refers to a number of credits resulting from the Energy Policy Act of 2005.

Energy Star Tax Credit

The Energy Policy Act of 2005 established several tax credits for environmentally sound products. Energy Star is a joint program of the United States Environmental Protection Agency and the United States Department of Energy. Basically, the Energy Star Program is a rated service that determines the energy efficiency and environmental soundness of various products used in a home or business. Items that meet the Energy Star criteria are clearly labeled and rated for the benefit of consumers.

The Energy Policy Act that established a credit of up to $500 a year is closely related to the Energy Star Program in that many Energy Star products would qualify for the credit. The credit is for products used in home improvement and covers such items as energy efficient windows and improved insulation. The use of Energy Star labeled appliances would usually qualify under this credit. This has led to the use of the term Energy Star Tax Credit.

The Energy Policy Act goes beyond just this homeowner improvement credit. It also covers such diverse items as hybrid automobiles and solar heating systems. The best place to find information on the tax credits available would be the IRS information on the benefits of the Energy Policy Act rather than under the Energy Star information. The tax credits are currently available for the tax years of 2006 and 2007.

The whole idea of tax credits for environmentally sound and energy efficient products is an example of the use of the tax codes to encourage activities that are good for the society as a whole. In this case, they are encouraging activities that are good for the tax payer on a more personal basis. Most Energy Star products will produce a great savings in the cost of energy for the ind...

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