179D Tax Deduction Tennessee

Our team of engineers and tax experts will obtain the maximum 179D deductions available in the state of Tennessee, 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 Tennessee 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 Tennessee property as required by the IRS.


Case Study: Tennessee

A school in Columbia, Tennessee with 85,887 square feet qualified for the 179D full tax deduction.

KBKG successfully obtained $154,597 in total 179D tax deductions.


Eligible improvements


Case Study: Tennessee

An office building in Memphis, Tennessee with 36,546 square feet qualified for the 179D HVAC deduction.

KBKG successfully obtained $21,928 in total 179D tax deductions.


Eligible deductions for Architects & Designers
Architects and designers in Tennessee 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
Improvement
Partial Tax Deductions
Full Tax
Deduction
Lighting
HVAC
Envelope
50,000 sf
$15K - $30K
$30K
$30K
$90K
100,000 sf
$30K - $60K
$60K
$60K
$180K
300,000 sf
$90K - $180K
$180K
$180K
$540K