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Welcome to the United States Department of the Treasury's Application and Annual Report Submission Page for payments in lieu of tax credits for specified energy property.  These payments are authorized by Section 1603 of The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act's tax title signed into law on February 17, 2009.  Please see the instructions below on how to get started.

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Guidance document, Terms and Conditions, and sample application form.  For all questions please email 1603Questions@treasury.gov.

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