27 Mar '15, 1pm

IL Suspends Clean-Car Rebates; GA Tax Credit In Trouble Too; Texas Next?

By John Voelcker 209 views Mar 27, 2015 Follow John Add to circle Reddit This! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Pair of Mitsubishi i-MiEV electric cars parked at work [photo: Jen Danziger] Enlarge Photo State tax credits and purchase rebates have proven effective in kickstarting the early market for plug-in electric cars and other green vehicles. But they don't last forever, as buyers in Illinois and Georgia are learning; the Ilinois program has been suspended, and Georgia seems likely to kill off its program as well. Then there's Texas, where a purchase-rebate program expires exacly three months from now. DON'T MISS: Bill To Kill Georgia's Electric-Car Tax Credit Rises From The Dead (Feb 2015) In Illinois, Governor Bruce Rauner is under extreme pressure to close a $1.6 billion deficit in the current budget, some of it due to income-tax cuts that took effect January 1st....

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