Anne Arundel County Solar Property Tax Credit Application

By | December 29, 2016

Up to $ 2,500 in Anne Arundel property tax credits 

Regardless of whether you bought or lease your home’s solar power system, or even if you entered into a Solar Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with SolarCity, you are eligible to receive up to $ 2,500 in property tax credits from Anne Arundel County.

You will need to send the Anne Arundel Solar Property Tax Credit Application with a copy of your SolarCity solar contract attached to the address shown at the bottom of this post.

Directions for filling out the application and downloading a copy of your Solarcity solar contract can be found below after the mailing address. Here are the easy steps to follow:

  1. Download the Anne Arundel County Solar Property Tax Credit Application from the AA County tax information website by clicking here:  Anne Arundel Property Tax Credit Application. For questions or issues, call Anne Arundel County Property Tax Office directly and ask for the person in charge of solar property tax credit applications: 410-222-1144.
  2. Print out your SolarCity solar contract:  Click here to download your SolarCity contract from your mysolarcity.com portal. If you have a Solar PPA or Solar Lease, then you will also need this statement of solar installation costs.
  3. Click here to retrieve the password to your mysolarcity portal if you are having trouble logging in. If that still doesn’t work, please call SolarCity Customer Service at: (888) 765-2489 (extended hours of operation, 7 days per week). If you never accessed the mysolarcity portal or if your solar power system has not yet been installed (or even if it wasn’t ordered), then call me for assistance at: 443-502-0085.

Mail your application to:

ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY MARYLAND
Office of Finance
Attention: Tax Collections Supervisor
PO Box 427
Annapolis, MD 21404-0427

Follow up to verify acceptance in about 2 weeks by calling: 410-222-1144

Notes on filling out the Anne Arundel Solar Property Tax Credit Application:

Anne Arundel County Solar Tax Credit

The receipt is your Solar Contract

 

 

 

 

 

The Anne Arundel County Property Account Number can be found by using this search on the AA County property tax website: Click Here

Description of Solar Power System

Description of Solar Power System

For this field you will enter a statement like this (Call SolarCity Customer Service to determine the values to fill in the blank if you don’t know):

“Roof-mounted residential solar PV system, ____ DC kW”.

Solar Pool Water Heating

Solar Pool Water Heating

The answer here is simply “No.” Even if you have a pool with natural gas or electric water heater, the solar power system is not dedicated to heating the pool water and that’s the intent of their question.

Cost to Install Solar Power System

Cost to Install Solar Power System

This is the size of the solar power system in DC kW as determined above multiplied by $ 3.80. Example: 9 kW system = $ 34,200

solar tax credits

solar tax credits

Enter these values:

Amount of Federal Tax Credit: “0” if you have a PPA or solar lease or 0.3 x cost of system as calculated above if you bought with cash or bank financing.

Amount of State Grant: “0” for solar lease / PPA or “1,000” for cash or bank financed purchase.

Amount of Federal Grant: “0”

Amount of State Solar Energy Tax Credits: “0”

Now all homeowners on the title should sign on the second page and mail completed application, solar contract, and statement of cost (for solar lease and solar PPA customers) to:

ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY MARYLAND
Office of Finance
Attention: Tax Collections Supervisor
PO Box 427
Annapolis, MD 21404-0427

 

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