The City of Fredericksburg offers a tax exemption for certified solar energy equipment, facilities or devices that are attached to real estate within the City of Fredericksburg. The tax credit applies a portion of the total cost of the solar equipment, facilities, or devices as a credit on the real estate tax bill for 5 years. A successful application must be made to receive this tax credit.
Certified Solar Energy Equipment Definition
Certified solar energy equipment, facilities or devices means any property, including real or personal property, equipment, facilities or devices, certified by the Fredericksburg building code official to be designed and used primarily for the purpose of collecting, generating, transferring, or storing thermal or electric energy.