TurboTax FAQ
TurboTax FAQ
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What is the Plug-in Electric Drive Motor Vehicle Credit?

Reported on Form 8936, the Plug-In Electric Drive Motor Vehicle Credit applies to certain manufactured electric or plug-in hybrid electric vehicles which draw electricity from a battery recharged from an external source of electricity. The credit ranges from $2,500 to $7,500 depending on battery capacity and weight.

TurboTax will ask about your electric vehicle and help you with this credit. 

For the most recent information, refer to the IRS Plug-In Electric Drive Vehicle Credit, and IRS Form 8936.