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Certifying Residential Energy Efficiency Tax Credits – RESNET Adopts Revised Procedures

October 18th, 2011 - Posted by RESNET under Hot News

Since the inception of the federal tax credit for new energy efficient homes, the U.S. Department of Energy and the Internal Revenue Service has recognized RESNET publication 2006-001 “Procedures for Certifying Residential Energy Efficiency Tax Credits for New Homes” for energy modeling software programs to calculate compliance for the credit. There has emerged a need

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Congress Extends Residential Energy Efficiency Tax Credit

December 21st, 2010 - Posted by RESNET under Hot Topics, Legislation, RESNET Notes, RESNET Notes - December 2010

After hard work by RESNET and its strategic allies, Congress has extended the $2,000 federal tax credit for builders who build energy efficient homes. The extension will last from January 1, 2010 to December 31, 2011.  The extension was part of a sweeping tax package negotiated by the White House and Republican Congressional leaders.  President

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