Not all tax depreciation schedules are equal

Whilst the ATO prescribes standard rates for effective lives of construction and plant and equipment items, the varied methodologies used by depreciation service providers can result in thousands of dollars of difference in the final schedule[...]

June 05, 2016

What is Capital Allowance?

Capital Allowance simply refers to the deductions claimable for the decline in value of depreciating assets. For you as a property investor, it means the deductions you can claim as an expense, for the ageing, wear and tear of your investment[...]

May 10, 2016

Holiday Rentals Depreciation

Holiday rentals depreciation is an often missed deduction for investors.  We are often surprised by how many investors don't claim for depreciation of their holiday rental, despite the significant tax advantages that maybe available.  Owners of[...]

March 30, 2016

Upping the ante with our industry leading guarantee!

Our business is built on 2 key principles:

March 23, 2016

Beware ATO property focus

Late last year the Australian Taxation Office announced its intention to obtain details of property transactions dating back to September 20, 1985.  Yes, you did read that correctly - the scope and amount of information they will be reviewing is[...]

March 23, 2016

Negative gearing, depreciation - is a depreciation report still relevant?

Negative gearing allows for investors who have made a loss on an investment to claim that loss against their personal income.

March 23, 2016

Repairs, Maintenance vs Capital Improvements

Investors often confuse repairs and maintenance and capital improvements. Both are legitimate tax deductions, but they are treated differently when recording your deductions for tax purposes each year.

February 10, 2016

Back claim depreciation for previous years - no "undo" button required

Ever wished you had an undo button in life?

June 10, 2015

Tax Depreciation and Renovations

Depreciation of pre-purchase additions and improvements

March 19, 2015
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