45L Tax Credit - New Energy Efficient Home Credit

45L New Energy Efficient Home Tax Credit

The 45L is a federal tax credit available to builders who financed the construction of new energy efficient homes and then sold or leased them.  The tax credit is $2,000 per home that qualifies and can be applied to the taxable year that the home(s) sold/leased. The tax credit is available for homes that were sold/leased in 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020.


  1. Single-family and multi-family dwellings that are 3 stories or less above grade.
  2. Units must be at least 50% above the 2006 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC).
  3. Units completed and sold (close of escrow) or leased between January 1, 2015 and December 31, 2020.
  4. Features verified by Quality Built. 

45L Reference Information

FAQ’s IRS Notice 2008-35 Instructions for Form 8908 IRS Tax Form 8908
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