VISALIA, California—The 30% Investment Tax Credit (ITC) has been extended until 2019 for agricultural, commercial and residential solar installations. The 30% ITC was scheduled to expire at the end of 2016.
Further, the new law provides a more gradual phase out of the 30% ITC after 2019:
2017 – 30%
2018 – 30%
2019 – 30%
2020 – 26%
2021 – 22%
2022 – 10% (permanent)
The new law also clarifies that projects must be placed into service by 12/31/23 in order to earn the tax credit.
The bill is available here as a PDF, starting at page number 2,005.
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