Join our mailing list!
(Your shopping cart is empty)
Diane Publishing Books
Energy Conservation and Climate Change: Factors to Consider in the Design of the Nonbusiness Energy Property Credit
Michael Brostek (au)
The nonbusiness energy property credit is one of a number of federal initiatives that seek to address concerns about U.S. reliance on foreign energy sources and the impact of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions on the climate. Enacted as part of the Energy Policy Act of 2005, the nonbusiness energy property credit was intended to increase homeowners' investment in energy conserving improvements by reducing their after-tax costs. The credit is calculated as a percentage of qualified spending on such improvements as insulation systems, exterior windows and metal roofs up to a maximum claimable credit. The maximum credit was set at $500 in 2006 and 2007, raised to $1,500 in 2009 and 2010, and lowered back to $500 in 2011. This report (1) evaluated factors to consider in deciding whether the credit should be cost-based or performance-based; and (2) estimated how requiring that only spending above a minimum amount be eligible for the credit, or introducing a base amount for the 2009 credit may have affected measures such as the amount of credit claimed, the revenue cost to the federal government, and incentives for taxpayers to increase their spending on energy efficiency improvements. Tables and figures. This is a print on demand report.
Sexual Harassment: Women Speakout
Secret War in Shanghai: An Untold Story of Espionage, Intrigue, & Treason
Bridges of Battle: Famous Battlefield Actions at Bridges & River Crossings
McGraw-Hill Multimedia Handbook
Yukon Alone: The World’s Toughest Adventure Race
Share your knowledge of this product with other customers...
Be the first to write a review
Diane Publishing Co
PO Box 617
Darby, PA 19023-0617
Become an Affiliate
Send Us Feedback
Copyright ï¿½ 2004 Diane Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.