Taking advantage of the federal tax credit is one of the greatest benefits to owning solar. The Federal tax credit amount is based on the system cost to which 30% you can claim at the end of the year. We advise our clients speak with a qualified tax advisor to verify eligibility before claiming the tax credit.
The federal tax credit is a one-time credit, and given as a lump sum. It’s due to expire in 2019. Learn more about filing your tax credit here.