New York City - Residential Solar Sales Tax Exemption (New York)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||New York City - Residential Solar Sales Tax Exemption|
|Incentive Type||Sales Tax Incentive|
|Eligible Technologies||Passive Solar Space Heat, Solar Water Heat, Solar Space Heat, Photovoltaics|
|Energy Category||Renewable Energy Incentive Programs|
|Amount||100% local sales tax exemption|
|Date added to DSIRE||2011-03-21|
|Last DSIRE Review||2014-09-18|
|References||DSIREDatabase of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency|
In July 2005, New York enacted legislation that allows local governments to grant a local sales tax exemption for residential solar energy systems. New York City passed Resolution 1121 in August 2005 (effective December 1, 2005) to exempt residential solar energy systems equipment and services from sales tax.
|Contact Name||General Inquiries|
|Department||New York City|
|Division||Department of Finance|
|Address||One Centre Street|
|Address 2||22nd Floor|
|Place||New York, New York|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||New York City Resolution #1121-2005|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.