2017 ORS 285C.557¹
Certification required for tax credits
  • certification not to exceed five years
  • use by transferee

(1) A certificate issued under ORS 285C.553 (Final certification) or 469B.161 (Final certification) is required for purposes of obtaining tax credits in accordance with ORS 315.341 (Renewable energy resource equipment manufacturing facilities). Such certification shall be granted for a period not to exceed five years. The five-year period shall begin with the tax year of the applicant during which the completed application for final certification of the facility under ORS 285C.553 (Final certification) is received by the Oregon Business Development Department.

(2) If the original owner of the certificate uses any portion of the credit, the certificate becomes nontransferable.

(3) For a transferee holding a credit that has been transferred under ORS 285C.549 (Transferability of facility tax credit), the five-year period shall begin with the tax year in which the transferee pays for the credit. [2011 c.474 §13; 2012 c.45 §18]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 285C—Economic Development Iii, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors285C.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.