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New York City - Residential Solar Sales Tax Exemption

Eligibility 
Residential
Savings Category 
Solar - Passive
Solar Water Heat
Solar Space Heat
Solar Photovoltaics
Program Info
Sector Name 
Local
State 
New York
Program Type 
Sales Tax Incentive
Rebate Amount 

100% local sales tax exemption

Summary 
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.