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New York City - Residential Solar Sales Tax Exemption

Eligibility 
Residential
Savings Category 
Photovoltaics
Solar Water Heat
Program Info
Start Date 

12/01/2005

State 
New York
Program Type 
Sales Tax Incentive
Rebate Amount 

100% local sales tax exemption

Provider 
New York City

In July 2005, New York enacted [http://www.dsireusa.org/incentives/incentive.cfm?Incentive_Code=NY24F&re... 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.