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Tax Credit Consulting: Energy Star Tax Credit Leawood 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.

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

David James Haydon
(816) 460-1825
9712 Mohawk Lane
Leawood, KS
Specialties
Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate, Business, Energy
Education
University of Virginia School of Law,University of Kansas
State Licensing
Kansas

Michael Dillon Hockley
(816) 292-8233
1000 Walnut, Suite 1400
Kansas City, MO
Specialties
Environmental, Federal Regulation, Energy, Litigation
Education
University of Nebraska School of Law,United States Military Academy,United States Military Academy
State Licensing
Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska

James G Flaherty
(785) 242-1234
216 S. Hickory P.O. Box 17
Ottawa, KS
 
John D. Peterson
(913) 234-7405
6201 College Boulevard, Suite 500
Overland Park, KS
Specialties
Administrative Law, Real Estate, Energy, Telecommunications, Land Use & Zoning
Education
Washburn University School of Law,Washburn University
State Licensing
Kansas

Frank A. Caro Jr.
(913) 234-7409
6201 College Boulevard, Suite 500
Overland Park, KS
Specialties
Administrative Law, Energy, Insurance, Telecommunications
Education
Assumption College,Washburn University
State Licensing
Kansas

Robert Kent Green
(816) 983-8121
Ste 1000, 4801 Main St.
Kansas City, MO
Specialties
Energy, Mergers & Acquisitions, Commercial
State Licensing
Missouri

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

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

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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