Tax Credit for Energy-Efficient Home Improvements Reinstated, Extended

The fiscal cliff deal brought back some useful tax credits.

Homeowners can usually benefit from a number of tax deductions (reducing their taxable income) as well as tax credits (dollar-for-dollar reductions in their tax bill). Although the tax credits have been on the slim side lately, there’s a bit of good news tucked into the fiscal cliff deal (“H.R. 8â