Discounts for the purchase of electric columns and water bonuses: deadlines and details


By John

News coming soon for tax discounts: the desk dedicated to the tax credit for the purchase and installation of charging infrastructure reopens electric vehicles. Over 70 million euros still available. And the percentage of the tax credit for the water bonus. The Revenue Agency reminds us of this in its Webzine, FiscoOggi.

Directorial Decree for the Charging of Electric Vehicles

With the directorial decree of 7 March 2024 of the Energy department of the Ministry of the Environment and Energy Security, – explains the Agency – the terms and methods for submitting requests for concession and disbursement of the contribution for the installation of the charging stations by businesses and professionals. After the first opening of the branch, which took place in the months of October and November 2023, the ministry announced, more than 70 million euros are still available compared to the 87.5 million initially allocated. News on the Mase website.

Purchase and installation questions

In detail, the questions for the purchase and implementation of the columns and design costscan be submitted from 15 March until 5.00 pm on 20 June 2024. Any technical problems related to the insertion of the application must be reported by the closing date of the desk, and will be managed by 30 June.

Method of submitting the application

The application must be completed and submitted online via the platform available on the Invitalia website, in the “Electric charging stations” section. Same time window, 15 March – 20 June 2024, for applications relating to interventions for connection costs. to the electricity grid, but in this case the requests and related attachments must be submitted exclusively via certified email to the following certified e-mail address: (email protected).

Percentage of tax credit for the water bonus

For the water bonushaving completed the counting of the requests received for the attribution of the “drinking water” bonus in relation to the expenses incurred from 1 January to 31 December 2023, for the purchase of systems that improve the quality of the water in our taps, the provision signed on March 22, 2024, by the director of the Revenue Agency, Ernesto Maria Ruffini, established that the percentage of the tax credit actually usable is equal to 6.45% of the amount requested.

This is the tax incentive provided for by the 2021 budget law (article 1, paragraphs 1087 to 1089, n. 178/2020) with the aim of rationalizing the use of water and reducing the consumption of plastic containers. The relief measure consists of a tax credit equal to 50% of the expenses incurred between 1 January 2021 and 31 December 2023 for the purchase and installation of filtering, mineralization, cooling and/or anhydride addition systems food carbon aimed at improving the quality of water for human consumption supplied by aqueducts.