Solar Tax Credit Application

How to Apply for the IRS Tax Credit

It’s easy to apply for the IRS Solar Tax Credit. There is a form 5695 that you use to provide the IRS with your solar installation costs and information. Just complete form 5695. You DO NOT send the IRS a copy of your receipt. If you have any questions, you can contact the IRS to speak with a tax specialist. They are extremely helpful.

Contact the IRS by calling (toll-free) 1 800 829-1040
Press option 1, then option 4.
Ask the operator for the Energy and Tax Credit Area.
You’ll be transferred to a specialist.

Additional Information

Energy Incentives for Individuals in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act >>

DISCLAIMER: Although QHR went over the contents of this article intimately with actual IRS tax specialists AND verified the information at length with the IRS’s Northern California Media Public Relations Officer it’s always best to consult your tax professional. The information contained herein is, to the best of our knowledge, completely accurate and within the laws that are in place mandated by the Department of Treasury of the United States of America. Therefore, the information in this article is for educational purposes only.


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