Property Tax Exemption for Community Solar Gardens (Colorado)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Property Tax Exemption for Community Solar Gardens|
|Incentive Type||Property Tax Incentive|
|Applicable Sector||Residential, Local Government, State Government, Fed. Government, Multi-Family Residential|
|Energy Category||Renewable Energy Incentive Programs|
|Amount||100% exemption for the percentage of electricity capacity (AC) of a community solar garden attributed to residential or governmental subscribers or organizations that are already exempt from property taxes|
|Date added to DSIRE||2014-06-25|
|Last DSIRE Review||2014-07-17|
|References||DSIREDatabase of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency|
Community solar gardens are classified as locally assessed properties for the purpose of property taxation. H.B. 1101 exempts from property tax the percentage of electricity capacity (AC) of a community solar garden that is attributed to residential subscribers, governmental subscribers, or organizations that already have been granted property tax-exempt status. The property tax exemption is for the tax years beginning on January 1, 2015 and ending before January 1, 2021.
|Contact Name||Michael Krueger|
|Department||Colorado Department of Local Affairs|
|Division||DivisionProperty Taxation (State-Assessed Property)|
|Address||1313 Sherman Street, #419|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||H.B. 14-1101|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.