Hydrogen Fuel Infrastructure Tax Credit
NOTE: This incentive expires December 31, 2014, but will remain posted until the federal tax filing deadline.
A tax credit is available for the cost of hydrogen fueling equipment placed into service after December 31, 2005. The credit amount is up to 30% of the cost, not to exceed $30,000. Fueling station owners who install qualified equipment at multiple sites are allowed to use the credit towards each location. Consumers who purchase qualified residential fueling equipment may receive a tax credit of up to $1,000. Under current law, this credit expires December 31, 2014. Unused credits that qualify as general business tax credits, as defined by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), may be carried backward one year and carried forward 20 years. For more information, see IRS Form 8911, which is available on the IRS Forms and Publications website. (Reference 26 U.S. Code 30C and 38)
Point of Contact
U.S. Internal Revenue Service
Phone: (800) 829-1040