EV and Hybrid Sales Tax Exemption (Maryland)
Last modified on May 24, 2011.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||EV and Hybrid Sales Tax Exemption|
|Incentive Type||Sales Tax Incentive|
|Applicable Sector||General Public/Consumer|
|Energy Category||Renewable Energy Incentive Programs|
|Maximum Incentive||150 - 2000|
|Program Administrator||Maryland Energy Administration|
|Date added to DSIRE||2000-01-01|
|Last DSIRE Review||2002-09-09|
The Maryland Clean Energy Incentive Act provides for a 100% exemption of the excise tax on new electric or hybrid vehicles. Electric vehicles have a maximum exemption of $2000 and hybrid a cap of $1500, depending on the on-board rechargeable system's power factor and the efficiency of the regenerative braking system. Hybrid vehicles must also meet existing clean air standards for new vehicles.
|Contact Name||Tim LaRonde|
|Department||Maryland Energy Administration|
|Address||1623 Forest Drive, Suite 300|
|Phone 2||(800) 723-6374|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.