Near death of EV tax credit is a lesson on governmentJan. 1
The broader impact of the tax overhaul passed last month may take years to become clear. But given the precarious state of the EV market, it could have been a big setback for the industry had earlier proposals to wipe out the EV tax credit made it into law.
Sweeping GOP tax reform bill retains EV tax creditDec. 15, 2017
In a major victory for several automakers, the compromise Republican tax bill released late Friday does not eliminate a $7,500 electric vehicle tax credit as Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives had previously proposed.
EV credit survives compromise tax billDec. 13, 2017
Forget tax credit; let the market workDec. 4, 2017
Zap tax credit, zap demand?Nov. 20, 2017
Utilities raise game to preserve EV tax creditNov. 10, 2017
The upside of tax reform has made many automakers reluctant to put lobbying muscle fully behind a fight to preserve an incentive for a market that only represents 1 percent of sales. But an alliance of environmentalists and utilities is stepping up.
U.S. Senate tax plan preserves EV creditNov. 9, 2017
Auto industry mobilizes to keep EV tax credit aliveNov. 6, 2017
Lobbyists quickly huddled after the unveiling of House Republicans' tax plan to figure out how to save the tax credit, which the industry views as critical to promoting commercial adoption of EV technology.