PST Exemption on Renewable Energy Equipment (Prince Edward Island, Canada)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Place||Prince Edward Island, Canada|
|Applies to States or Provinces||Prince Edward Island, Canada|
|Name||PST Exemption on Renewable Energy Equipment (Prince Edward Island, Canada))|
|Policy Category||Financial Incentive|
|Policy Type||Sales Tax Incentive|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Geothermal Electric, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind energy|
|Equipment Requirements||Rating of 100 kilowatts or less|
|Funding Source||Prince Edward Island Office of Energy Efficiency|
| Last Substantive Modification
Overview A provincial sales tax (PST) exemption on small-scale renewable energy equipment with a rating of 100 kilowatts or less (100 kilowatts = 340,000 BTUs).
Qualifications Items which are exempt from provincial sales tax include: wind energy generating systems biogas energy generating systems ground-source or geothermal heat pump energy generating systems solar thermal energy collection systems solar photovoltaic energy collection systems drain water heat recovery energy collection devices
The PST exemption on small-scale renewable energy equipment is retroactive to April 8, 2005. If you have purchased an item since April 8, 2005 and paid PST, you may request a tax rebate by completing the form below. You must attach the original invoice or receipt. It will take about six weeks to receive the rebate.
|Contact Name||Jennifer MacDonald-Donovan|
|Department||Finance, Energy and Municipal Affairs|
|Division||Taxation and Property Records|
|Address||Centre 2nd Floor, Shaw Building|
|Address 2||95-105 Rochford Street|
|Zip/Postal Code||C1A 7N8|
|Phone 2||(902) 620-3679|