Tax Credit Amount: 10% of the cost, up to $500
Must be installed in your “principal residence” between January 1, 2011 and December 31, 2013. For insulation to qualify, its primary purpose must be to insulate (example: insulated siding does not qualify). It must also have a Manufacturer’s Certification Statement to qualify.
Typical bulk insulation products can qualify, such as batts, rolls, blow-in fibers, rigid boards, expanding spray, and pour-in-place.
Products that air seal (reduce air leaks) can also qualify, as long as they come with a Manufacturers Certification Statement, including:
Tax Credit does NOT include installation cost