Tax breaks for energy-efficient home upgrades harder, but not impossible, to come by

There is good news and bad news for homeowners making energy-efficient improvements. The bad news is that what had been the most common tax break for these upgrades – the nonbusiness energy property credit – expired last year. However, it had already been in decline, falling from $5.4 billion in 2010 to $449 million in 2012. The good news… Read More

Up to 1 in 6 Impacted by Expired Tax Benefits

Lynn Ebel, tax attorney at The Tax Institute, talks with the H&R Block newsroom about the impact expired tax benefits will have on taxpayers in 2015, including on teachers, students, homeowners and retirees.