San Francisco Tax Preparation / CPA: IRS Updates Plug-In Credit for 2022 Vehicles

Filed in CCH NEWS FEED by on July 24, 2021

The IRS has added new 2022 models to the list of vehicles for which the plug-in vehicle credit would be available. The vehicles added include BMW and Mini vehicles. The BMW 745e XDrive has a credit amount of $5,836. The MINI Cooper S E Countryman ALL4 has a credit of $5,002. .

The plug-in vehicle credit is allowed for qualified vehicles under Code Sec. 30D. The credit begins to phase out for a manufacturer’s vehicles when at least 200,000 qualifying vehicles manufactured by that manufacturer have been sold for use in the United States (determined on a cumulative basis for sales after December 31, 2009).

For the current IRS list of eligible vehicles, see https://www.irs.gov/businesses/irc-30d-new-qualified-plug-in-electric-drive-motor-vehicle-credit.