IRS Form 5695 "Residential Energy Credit"

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5695
Residential Energy Credit
OMB No. 1545-0074
2018
Form
Go to www.irs.gov/Form5695 for instructions and the latest information.
Department of the Treasury
Attachment
158
Internal Revenue Service
Attach to Form 1040 or Form 1040NR.
Sequence No.
Your social security number
Name(s) shown on return
Part I
Residential Energy Efficient Property Credit (See instructions before completing this part.)
Note: Skip lines 1 through 11 if you only have a credit carryforward from 2017.
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7 a Qualified fuel cell property. Was qualified fuel cell property installed on, or in connection with, your
main home located in the United States? (See instructions.) .
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Yes
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Caution: If you checked the “No” box, you cannot take a credit for qualified fuel cell property.
Skip lines 7b through 11.
b Print the complete address of the main home where you installed the fuel cell property.
Number and street
Unit No.
City, State, and ZIP code
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Kilowatt capacity of property on line 8 above
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x $1,000
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Credit carryforward from 2017. Enter the amount, if any, from your 2017 Form 5695, line 16
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Limitation based on tax liability. Enter the amount from the Residential Energy Efficient Property
Credit Limit Worksheet (see instructions)
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Residential energy efficient property credit. Enter the smaller of line 13 or line 14. Also include
this amount on Schedule 3 (Form 1040), line 53; or Form 1040NR, line 50
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Credit carryforward to 2019. If line 15 is less than line 13, subtract
line 15 from line 13
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5695
For Paperwork Reduction Act Notice, see your tax return instructions.
Form
(2018)
Cat. No. 13540P
5695
Residential Energy Credit
OMB No. 1545-0074
2018
Form
Go to www.irs.gov/Form5695 for instructions and the latest information.
Department of the Treasury
Attachment
158
Internal Revenue Service
Attach to Form 1040 or Form 1040NR.
Sequence No.
Your social security number
Name(s) shown on return
Part I
Residential Energy Efficient Property Credit (See instructions before completing this part.)
Note: Skip lines 1 through 11 if you only have a credit carryforward from 2017.
1
Qualified solar electric property costs
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Qualified solar water heating property costs
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Qualified small wind energy property costs .
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Qualified geothermal heat pump property costs .
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Multiply line 5 by 30% (0.30)
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7 a Qualified fuel cell property. Was qualified fuel cell property installed on, or in connection with, your
main home located in the United States? (See instructions.) .
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.
.
.
.
.
.
7a
Yes
No
Caution: If you checked the “No” box, you cannot take a credit for qualified fuel cell property.
Skip lines 7b through 11.
b Print the complete address of the main home where you installed the fuel cell property.
Number and street
Unit No.
City, State, and ZIP code
8
Qualified fuel cell property costs
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9
Multiply line 8 by 30% (0.30)
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Kilowatt capacity of property on line 8 above
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x $1,000
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Enter the smaller of line 9 or line 10
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Credit carryforward from 2017. Enter the amount, if any, from your 2017 Form 5695, line 16
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Add lines 6, 11, and 12
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Limitation based on tax liability. Enter the amount from the Residential Energy Efficient Property
Credit Limit Worksheet (see instructions)
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Residential energy efficient property credit. Enter the smaller of line 13 or line 14. Also include
this amount on Schedule 3 (Form 1040), line 53; or Form 1040NR, line 50
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15
16
Credit carryforward to 2019. If line 15 is less than line 13, subtract
line 15 from line 13
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16
5695
For Paperwork Reduction Act Notice, see your tax return instructions.
Form
(2018)
Cat. No. 13540P
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Nonbusiness Energy Property Credit (Reserved for Future Use)
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