2020 Energy Efficient Window & Door Tax Credits

 

If you installed qualifying energy efficient windows or doors in 2018-2020 you may be eligible to a tax credit of up to $500*

Making a qualified energy efficient window or door product purchase and installation improvement to existing homes may qualify for a federal tax credit that has been extended to January 1, 2018 through December 31st, 2020.

Summary of Information for Equipment Tax Credits for Primary Residences*:

Purchase and installation of windows and/or patio door products meet ENERGY STAR® Windows Program version 6.0 from January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2020*

  • The tax credit amount is 10% of the amount paid for the energy efficient windows and doors products up to the maximum qualifying amount. Installation costs are not included.
  • The maximum total tax credit amount for windows and skylights that meet the requirements is $200.
  • The maximum tax credit amount for all qualifying improvements, including windows and doors is $500.

Save your product purchase receipt, download, and save a copy of your products Manufacturers Certification Statement and Product Performance (ENERGY STAR version 6.0 Qualifications Sheet and NFRC Ratings) with your tax records.

Vector Windows Manufacturer’s Certification Statement
Manufacturer Certification Statement

Vector Windows Product Performance
Product Performance Document – NFRC Ratings/ ENERGY STAR version 6.0 Qualifications

Learn more about the limitations and official terms of this tax credit qualifications at:
www.energystar.gov or call 888-782-7937

* Please consult your tax advisor and review all IRS guidelines. Vector Windows is not a tax advisor. This is a summary of the tax credit information related to windows and doors as stated in Section 25C of the Internal Revenue Code as modified by the Further Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2020, which was signed on December 20, 2019. Vector Windows bears no responsibility for determining whether a particular purchase or application qualifies for the tax credit. Please consult your tax advisor or the IRS to determine whether the products purchased qualify for the tax credit, Vector Windows does not intend to and is not providing legal or tax advice.