|Policy status:||In Force|
|Policy Type:||Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Tax relief, Voluntary Approaches>Public Voluntary Schemes|
|Policy Sector:||Multi-sectoral Policy|
|Agency:||National Environment Agency|
|Funding:||One Year Accelerated Depreciation Allowance|
This tax incentive scheme is provided under the Income Tax Act. Capital expenditure on qualifying energy efficient or energy-saving equipment can be written off in 1 year instead of 3. Qualifying equipment include: solar heating or cooling system and solar energy collection systems. Capital expenditure pertains to costs incurred by the investment in or purchase of long-term business assets. All costs directly related to the project, including the equipment, supplies and installation costs, are eligible for accelerated tax allowance, except consultancy work. Any person carrying on a trade, profession or business in Singapore is eligible for the tax incentive. The applicant must own the equipment and use it for business purposes only.
Last modified: Thu, 02 Nov 2017 17:12:31 CET