|Incentive Type:||Sales Tax Incentive|
|Eligible Efficiency Technologies:||Clothes Washers/Dryers, Refrigerators, Dehumidifiers, Ceiling Fan, Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Programmable Thermostats|
|Incentive Amount:||100% sales tax exemption for certain Energy Star appliances|
|Equipment Requirements:||Equipment must be Energy Star-certified|
In July 2008, North Carolina enacted legislation establishing a "sales tax holiday" for certain Energy Star-certified products. Energy Star appliances sold between 12:01 a.m. on the first Friday of November and 11:59 p.m. on the following Sunday qualify for the sales tax exemption.
The exemption is generally available for the following products if they carry the Energy Star label:
This exemption does not involve the sale of a product for use in a trade or business, or for rental appliances.