23 Jun '18, 12pm

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Background: The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) today released guidance establishing when construction starts for solar projects under tax law, allowing developers to invest with confidence in new solar projects. The guidance, Notice 2018-59, provides two methods to establish when construction of a solar facility starts to qualify for the solar investment tax credit (ITC): (1) starting physical work of a significant nature or (2) meeting the ‘five percent safe harbor test’ (i.e., paying or incurring five percent or more of the total cost of the facility in the year that construction begins). Following is a statement by Abigail Ross Hopper, president and CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), in response to the new “commence construction” guidance: “The IRS has taken an important step forward with this guidance and provided certainty that w...

Full article: https://www.seia.org/news/seia-irs-investment-tax-credit-...

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