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Tax Credit Consulting: Energy Star Tax Credit Leavenworth KS

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.

Lloyd Earl Watkins
(620) 792-8231
1321 Main #300, PO Drawer 1110
Great Bend, KS
Specialties
Energy, Estate Planning, Banking
Education
University of Kansas School of Law,University of Kansas
State Licensing
Kansas

Anne E. Callenbach
(913) 234-7449
6201 College Boulevard, Suite 500
Overland Park, KS
Specialties
Administrative Law, Energy, Insurance, Telecommunications
Education
Washburn University School of Law,Missouri State University
State Licensing
Kansas

Brandon L. Kane
(913) 234-7457
6201 College Blvd., Suite 500
Overland Park, KS
Specialties
Energy, Corporate, Telecommunications
Education
University of Kansas School of Law,University of Kansas,University of Kansas
State Licensing
Kansas, Missouri

John C Chappell
(785) 841-2110
932 Massachusetts Street P.O. Box 602
Lawrence, KS
Specialties
Energy, Real Estate, Family, Estate Planning, Litigation
Education
University of Kansas School of Law,University of Kansas
State Licensing
Kansas

Travis Langston Counts
(316) 631-3114
8621 East 21st Street North, Suite 200
Wichita, KS
Specialties
Mergers & Acquisitions, Energy, Securities Offerings, Business, Corporate
Education
Tulane Law School,Vanderbilt University
State Licensing
Kansas

Connie D. Tatum
(316) 631-3112
8621 East 21st Street North, Suite 200
Wichita, KS
Specialties
Mergers & Acquisitions, Business, Energy, Securities Offerings, Real Estate
Education
University of Oklahoma College of Law,Oklahoma State University
State Licensing
Kansas

William W. Sneed
(785) 233-1446
555 Kansas Avenue, Suite 101
Topeka, KS
Specialties
Administrative Law, Energy, Government, Insurance, Telecommunications
Education
Washburn University School of Law,Washburn University
State Licensing
Kansas

Daniel D Covington
(785) 242-1234
216 S. Hickory P.O. Box 17
Ottawa, KS
Specialties
Business, Litigation, Estate Planning, Real Estate, Energy
Education
University of Kansas School of Law,Fort Hays State University
State Licensing
Kansas

Jim H Goering
(316) 291-9709
1551 N. Waterfront Parkway Suite 100
Wichita, KS
Specialties
Litigation, Intellectual Property, Antitrust, Energy
Education
Harvard University Law School,Bethel College
State Licensing
Kansas

Jack C Marvin
(316) 268-7931
1625 N. Waterfront Parkway, Suite 300
Wichita, KS
Specialties
Bankruptcy, Energy, Real Estate
Education
University of Kansas School of Law,University of Kansas
State Licensing
Kansas

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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