Energy Transition Tax Credit (CITE)
This tax system allows households to reduce their income tax on some of the expenses incurred for energy saving installations in their main dwelling. Taxpayers, whether taxable or not, are eligible. If the amount of the tax credit exceeds the amount of tax owing, the excess will be refunded to the household.
The tax credit rate varies from 15% to 50% of the amount of expenses incurred depending on the nature of the expenses. (30% on TTC equipment for wood/pellet heating). The amount of expenses eligible for the tax credit is capped at €8,000 for for a single person and €16,000 for a couple subject to joint taxation.
Who can apply?
This assistance may be requested by tenants, owners or occupants who wish to do energy saving works in their home.
What kind of accommodation?
The accommodation, detached house or apartment, must be your main residence.