Resources

Taxes

This section includes information and resources on property taxes, rates, and solar taxes.

Getting to A Win-Win: Distributed Solar & Utility Cost Recovery

ICLEI Local Governments for Sustainability USA, North Carolina Clean Energy Technology Center, and the Meister Consultants Group as members of the SunShot Solar Outreach Partnership present a free hour-long webinar on regulatory and rate design pathways to deeper solar cost reduction relevant to recent discussions on around the county solar fees and net metering.

Property Taxes and Solar PV Systems: Policies, Practices, and Issues

The North Carolina Solar Center and Meister Consultants Group have released a report under the SunShot Solar Outreach Partnership on current state practices associated with the assessment and taxation of PV equipment. Property Taxes and Solar PV Systems: Policies, Practices, and Issues is intended as a resource for industry stakeholders, property owners, and state and Read More »

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Webinar: Untangling PV Systems & Property Taxes

In this webinar, the leading authors of a working report on the assessment and taxation of PV equipment discussed their key findings, including how different states classify, assess, and tax PV property; the relative burden of property taxes in different jurisdictions; issues that complicate the assessment and taxation processes, and strategies for resolving these issues. Read More »