Ethanol Blender Credit

June 08, 2004


South Dakota provides a tax report credit for gasoline blended with ethyl or methyl alcohol to create an ethanol blend, E85 or M85 to the licensed blender who performs the blending activity. The tax report credit shall be granted on a per gallon basis in the amount that the rate for motor fuel exceeds the rate for ethanol blend E85 or M85. The credit shall be used to off-set any tax liability resulting from the blending of previously untaxed ethyl or methyl alcohol.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: State
Category: Financial Incentive
State: South Dakota
Incentive Type: Corporate Tax Exemption
Web Site:
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
Incentive Amount: $0.02 - $0.12


Name: S.D. Codified Laws § 10-47B-136


Name: Public Information - Department of Revenue
Organization: Governor's Office of Economic Development
Address: 445 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre SD 57501-3100
Phone: (605) 773-3311

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.