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Tax Credits for Hydronic Heating

On top of the savings you will receive on a monthly basis due to its efficiency, your hydronic heating system also is eligible for a federal tax credit.  The extent of the energy saver tax credit you can claim depends on the type of hydronic heating you install:

Currently, if your system is only hydronic heating and was placed in your primary home for service between January 1st, 2009 and December 31st, 2010, you are eligible for:

  • A tax credit of 30% of the cost of the heating system up to $1500!

There are a variety of tax incentives that are available for hydronic heating systems:

To search for tax credits and learn more information, simply go to: https://www.energy.gov/savings/search?keyword=hydronic
In short, the steps are fairly simple:

  • Use IRS Tax Form 5695 (.pdf file) to claim improvements to your home.
  • Save your receipts and the manufacturer certification statement for your records and documentation.