Tax Incentives

Source: JOIN IEA/IRENA Policy and Measures Database
Last updated: 29 August 2012
The Ministry of Finance is directing favourable taxation towards private investors who get tax credits for investing in renewable energy (personal income tax) to stimulate investment in renewable energy technologies. The lower VAT rates of 5% (versus 12%) applied for renewables in Portugal are no longer in force due to the European fiscal harmonisation of 2002.

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