179D Tax Deduction Georgia

Our team of engineers and tax experts will obtain the maximum 179D deductions available in the state of North Carolina, following IRS guidance. The deduction ranges between $0.60/sq ft and $1.80/sq ft for energy efficient lighting, HVAC systems, and the building envelope. The process for obtaining the 179D deduction in North Carolina requires a detailed analysis that must be certified by a qualified third party. KBKG has the in-house expertise and the required professional qualifications to certify your North Carolina property as required by the IRS.

Case Study: Georgia

A museum in Savanah, Georgia with 36,000 square feet qualified for the 179D full tax deduction.

KBKG successfully obtained $64,800 in total 179D tax deductions.

Eligible improvements

Eligible improvements must reduce energy use for any of the following categories: a building's envelope, HVAC, and/or interior lighting systems. There are different ways to pursue a deduction and all require comparison to the ASHRAE Standards and certification by a qualified expert.

Eligible deductions for Architects & Designers
Architects and designers in North Carolina who implement energy efficient designs on government buildings are also eligible for the deduction if their design meets the criteria.

Section 179D Benefits

Size of
Partial Tax Deductions
Full Tax
50,000 sf
$15K - $30K
100,000 sf
$30K - $60K
300,000 sf
$90K - $180K