Idaho Wood Stove Replacements and Tax Deductions
Idaho Department of Environmental Quality
About the Award:
Idaho homeowners looking to replace an old, uncertified wood stove with a new natural gas or propane heating unit, pellet stove, or EPA-certified woodstove can deduct 40% of the cost of the purchase and installation of the new unit. To do this, homeowners must receive proof of proper disposal of their old unit by visiting a DEQ-approved site. This tax deduction is only available to people filling out Idaho state income tax returns.
Example Eligible IAQ Activities:
Heat Source Replacement
Deduct 40% of the cost of the purchase and installation within the year the wood stove is replaced. Thereafter, you may deduct 20% of the cost of purchase and professional installation per year for the next 3 years. The total annual deduction cannot exceed $5,000.
Tax Credit/Deduction, Rebate, or Voucher
Typical Application Period: Rolling
Idaho Tax Commission - (208) 334-7660