This season True South Solar is sponsoring some of our favorite events and organizations throughout the Rogue Valley. We give to be part of something larger than ourselves, and to support the community we care about. Here are a few of our gifts for the end of 2016:
• $5,000 Ashland Chamber Festival of Lights
• $5,000 Providence Festival of Trees
• $5,000 Mt. Ashland
Residents can get a credit on their Oregon income taxes for adding a solar energy system to their homes. Under Oregon’s RETC (Residential Energy Tax Credit) program, homeowners are eligible for up to $6,000 credit on state taxes for installation of solar electric systems. The 40-year-old program, is set to expire December 2017.
The current tax credit is based on $1.50 per watt of installed capacity up to $6,000 per residence taken over four years ($1,500 per year) limited to 50 percent...