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How EPAct 179D can save you money

JANUARY 1, 2020

Your energy-efficient commercial building improvements may entitle you to a tax deduction. Energy Design Service Systems has been helping clients save energy and money under 179D EPAct since 2006.

Maximum Deduction is $1.80 per square foot based on a 50% reduction in total annual energy and power costs. Not to exceed the amount equal to the cost of energy-efficient commercial property placed in service during the taxable year.

Partial Deduction is $0.60 per square foot for reduction of energy consumption through Building Envelope, HVAC, and lighting.

Partial Deduction (interim lighting) From $0.30 to $0.60 per square foot based on 25–40% reduction in lighting power density (50% for warehouses).

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