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We provide clients with industry-leading service for their Section 179D tax deductions.
For over 30 years ABGi has helped business leaders accelerate profit by maximizing tax credits and deductions.
Section 179D of the Internal Revenue Code (IRC) allows commercial building owners and AEC companies who work on commercial buildings owned by the government or tax-exempt organizations to claim deductions on their federal income taxes if they exceed baseline energy efficiency standards by 25% or more.
Read our 179D FAQ article that answers specific questions about how 179D works.
We work with AEC companies that design, build, or renovate commercial buildings owned by the government or tax-exempt organizations.
These firms use energy-efficient improvements in their projects that include installations of and upgrades to HVAC systems, interior lighting, and the building envelope, which includes the structural components that separate the building’s interior from its exterior.
We consult with AEC companies directly and partner with an expansive network of certified public accountants (CPAs) to provide trustworthy consulting services to their AEC clients.
Once your 179D project manager gets assigned, they will schedule a kick-off meeting and :
We lead you through the 179D tax deduction process for open tax years (usually within the past three years). We can also work with you to anticipate, model, and file deductions for the next tax year, offering you proactive value.
CPAs partner with us for their client’s 179D tax deduction needs because, for over 30 years, our expertise has allowed us to maximize credits and deductions, decreasing their clients’ tax liability. As a publicly traded company, we are accountable for our business practices annually, ensuring compliance and quality work that a CPA can trust.
Accounting firms recognize our company as a go-to source for navigating IRC 179D’s stringent qualification requirements and mandated engineering processes to demonstrate results and accuracy. We also diligently follow any changes to the IRC with evolving best practices.
That’s why CPAs trust us to serve their clients to maximize deductions.
We have over 30 years of experience working with American businesses to reduce their tax liability by maximizing tax incentives that stimulate business growth, innovation, and advancement.
Here are a few ways we are different than our competitors: