Difference EPA vs 26% eligible?

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What’s the difference between an EPA certified outdoor wood boiler and one that’s eligible for a 26% US tax credit? And are all the EPA certified ones eligible for that tax credit?
 

3fordasho

Minister of Fire
Jul 20, 2007
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South Central Minnesota
What’s the difference between an EPA certified outdoor wood boiler and one that’s eligible for a 26% US tax credit? And are all the EPA certified ones eligible for that tax credit?
Must be epa certified and have a thermal efficiency of 75% or greater per the higher heating value of the fuel.

list available here: https://cfpub.epa.gov/oarweb/woodstove/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.searchwh
just make sure the HHV efficiency is 75% or better.
 
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E Yoder

Minister of Fire
Jan 27, 2017
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Floyd, VA
Keep in mind the EPA is often months or more behind on updating their list. Either way the manufacturer should have a certificate stating the efficiency of it's eligible for the tax credit.
 
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