The Federal Section 179 Deduction increased to $1,000,000 for 2018
Bonus depreciation is increased to 100% and retroactive to Sept. 27, 2017 and good through 2022
Section 179 Federal Income Tax Deduction: This deduction allows a company to deduct the first $1,000,000 of equipment (Section 179 Property) acquired in 2018 from their taxable income. For companies acquiring up to $2,500,000 of equipment, this deduction is available in full. It then phases out on a dollar-for-dollar basis for amounts over $2,500,000. Financing or leasing with a $1 buyout qualify.
100% BONUS DEPRECIATION!
In addition to the $1,000,000 write-off, companies can take 100% bonus depreciation on the adjusted basis of their qualified equipment acquired in 2018. This bonus depreciation is retroactive to Sept. 27, 2017 and good through 2022. Financing or leasing with a $1 buyout qualify.
In addition to the $1,000,000 write-off and bonus depreciation, companies may be eligible to deduct federal depreciation on the adjusted basis of their qualified equipment, state depreciation, local tax incentives and interest expenses. Financing or leasing with a $1 buyout qualify.
Always check with your accountant or financial adviser to verify tax or accounting issues and any tax benefits. Tax laws are subject to change at any time and their application is highly dependent upon the unique facts and circumstances of any particular taxpayer. The information on this page is offered as general guidance and is not intended as specific legal, tax or accounting advice.