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Tax Credits Criteria


January 17, 2014 - "After months of revisions, feedback and comments, today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its final Energy Star Version 6.0 Residential Windows, Doors, and Skylights Specification." Read more in DWM magazine


Homeowners may claim a tax credit for the purchase of ENERGY STAR®  qualified windows, doors and skylights for 2013. 

To be eligible for the credit, windows, doors and skylight must:

Homeowners may receive a tax credit equal to 10% of the product cost (installation costs may NOT be included) up to:

  • $200 for eligible windows and skylights
  • $500 for eligible doors

Homeowners may receive no more than $500 total for all energy efficiency tax credits. 

To obtain the tax credits, you may need the NFRC labels that are on the windows when they arrive, or use our 2013 Manufacturer's Certification Statement.

NOTE: This information is not intended as legal advice. Please consult a tax professional with specific questions, or visit

energy Product Database Search

You may identify ENERGY STAR qualified windows and doors & those eligible for 2013 tax credits by using our Energy Product Database below.

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