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Depreciation breaks boost tax deductions

Did you buy equipment or other business assets during 2015? Here are the current rules for maximizing your tax deduction.

  • Section 179. Under code Section 179, you can expense many types of otherwise depreciable property used in your business.
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Could BREXIT cause a Currency Crisis & Recession?

Today I found some time to read the section The Speculator’s Ball in Paul Krugman’s The Accidental Theorist (1997). The section is about financial speculation with the example of the world copper market in 1995, the currency crises of the 1990s such as the run on the Mexican peso in December 1994, and poisoned Asian currency markets due to unsustainable government policies. 1,373 more words

Mason Lynch Rambles at Facebook: Episode 2

Today’s free advertising goes to Subaru and their beautiful BRZ Coupe. See the pictures. No need for more words.

What’s on my mind, Facebook? I’m curious if anyone has any guesses about when and where the Subaru BRZ might hit the bottom of its depreciation curve. 202 more words


Drive The House

Live in your car and drive your house could give you a financial edge. Previously I had commented on the idea of time shifting. Let’s look at another type of shifting; resource shifting. 758 more words

Added Value

Which depreciation method is best for your business?

When you purchase assets and use them in your business, you have several options for deducting the cost. For example, you may choose to write off the full cost using Section 179, an alternative that lets you expense up to $500,000 of new and used equipment purchases. 63 more words


Decisions, Decisions, Decisions! Appreciation vs Depreciation of Assets

To have Western or Chinese for dinner? To go camping or hiking this weekend? To have coffee or tea?




These are the questions that people often ponder on in the daily lives. 1,085 more words

Property Investment

How will Black Squirrel Rentals use the relative sale value method to allocate the purchase price of a rental property it purchased?

Black Squirrel Rentals LLC is a real estate rental company located in Kent, Ohio, specializing in student housing. Black Squirrel Rentals recently purchased a large house at 217 Main Street in Kent for $290,000. 235 more words

Teaching Accounting