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Mozambique's metical drops 21 pct in a week on economy fears

Mozambique’s metical currency has weakened around 21 percent this week, Reuters data showed, as investors fret over the government’s moves to restructure an $850 million international bond. 423 more words


Reducing Depreciation Recovery

When the property cycle starts to look like it is peaking, the temptation to sell comes calling…..so it may be worth thinking about all the depreciation claimed on your investment property.  913 more words

Carter Atmore

Letting Go

It’s interesting how in business it costs more money to retain aging equipment and systems.  As an example, if you have some capital equipment purchased years ago with the depreciation long gone there comes a point when you have to pay to get rid of it.   193 more words

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Tackle Tax Planning Challenges Head On

Author: Shea Kracheck, Tax Principal at LGT

Tax planning continues to be challenging for businesses. Several valuable tax breaks expired Dec. 31, 2014, and it’s looking more and more likely that we’ll have a repeat of last year, when Congress didn’t extend expired tax breaks until December, giving business little time to implement tax-saving steps accordingly. 855 more words

Accounting Tips

Seasonal Depreciation

Autumn leaves pile up

Rich gold bullion, copper coins

Fall depreciates

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FAQ: When is Equipment Placed in Service?

For a business to start writing off the cost of depreciable equipment and property, it is necessary that the equipment be placed in service. To write off costs in 2015, the equipment must be placed in service by December 31, 2015. 407 more words


Business I Lesson 45: "Why shouldn't I borrow to buy something that depreciates?"

When you borrow money, there is almost ALWAYS interest on that borrowed money.  That means that sometime in the future, not only are you gonna have to pay that money back, but you’ll have to pay more because you borrowed it.   160 more words

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