The alternative motor vehicle credit is a tax credit given to individuals who purchase vehicles that derive their power from alternative energy sources.
You must be the original owner or lessor of the vehicle and operate it mostly in the United States in order to be eligible for the Alternative Motor Vehicle Credit.
For the vehicle to qualify for the tax credit, it must also meet certification standards for the make, model, and model year in addition to the fuel-burning technological criteria.
Who purchase fuel-cell vehicles can save money on taxes dollar for dollar. You might be eligible for a $4,000 credit, if you bought a fuel cell-powered vehicle.