Tax Credits and Incentives

Posted on Jul 27, 2011


IRS Notice 2009-53, Biomass Tax Credit: Both the purchaser and the manufacturer must comply with specific rules as set forth in the IRS document.  For more information please visit the Hearth Patio and BBQ Association website.

  • For the purchaser: every installation must be reviewed individually in order to determine if a tax credit is available.
  • For the manufacturer, a Certificate of Qualification must be provided, which is downloadable at the link below for GARN WHS models 1350, 1500 and 2000.

In all cases a qualified tax professional must be consulted regarding the applicability of this tax credit.
Certificate of Qualification


Many states offer incentives, such as low-interest loans, grants, and tax credits for purchasing renewable energy equipment. If you add an Electric Thermal Storage package to your GARN unit you may also qualify for rebates from your local electrical utility.

Visit the DSIRE website for more information.