Reviewing EESA’s energy tax-break extensions
Abstract: This past fall, in passing legislation to bail out the struggling banking industry, Congress also acted to encourage contractors and owners to continue their efforts in energy-efficient building. The Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 (EESA) extended many tax credits and deductions for energy efficiency. Although this is hardly news, it’s still a good idea to review EESA’s changes as you work your way into 2009. This article covers the law’s pertinent provisions.