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Get Tax Credit for New HVAC
Ahh, it's raining right now, temp in the 70s, and really muggy outside. But a huge COLD FRONT is supposed to be on its way. Anyone who knows me knows I LOVE the cold weather. My idea of the perfect day is 40 degrees with the sun shining and no wind. It is easy to breathe and it's just exhilarating!
Soon we will be able to stop running the A/C and open the windows for fresh air. This summer wasn't as hot as it has been in the past, but I for one will be glad to see a little relief from that big summer electric bill. My electric bill is less than ½ in the spring and fall when I don't run the HVAC.
One thing I've been hearing a lot about is the tax credit for getting energy efficient appliances. The credit is part of President Obama's Recovery and Reinvestment Act. The Environmental Protection Agency has a rating system called Energy Star which means appliances that qualify meet strict energy standards. You can get a tax credit for up 30% of the cost of a new qualifying HVAC unit (with a cap of $1500). Now that means if you ... more
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