The recently enacted Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) has altered the tax landscape for a lot of businesses. The changes are extensive, and this blog provides a high-level overview of some of the highlights to keep you informed. Due to the sweeping nature of the changes and the need for continued guidance, we’d like the opportunity to have a personalized conversation with you now to discuss planning opportunities for your specific situation.
Additional conversations and tax projections are likely necessary to ensure we maximize your tax benefits. Please call our office at your earliest convenience to schedule a meeting.
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Bonus depreciation and Sec. 179 expensing of fixed assets
Bonus depreciation and Sec.179 expensing of property have been available in varying amounts for quite a while. The new tax law has increased the bonus depreciation percentage to 100% until 2023, when it will decrease by 20% per year until it reaches zero. Bonus depreciation now applies to both new and used qualified property. The Sec.179 expense limit is now $1 million of allowable expensing with a total purchase threshold of $2.5 million. If you purchase more than $2.5 million in eligible fixed assets during the taxable year, the expense limit allowed will be reduced.
The higher limits and expansion in the definition of property that qualifies for these deductions allow for tax planning opportunities. As part of your planning, we’d like to understand your asset purchasing behavior and plans for the future so we can maximize these deductions for you.
As part of your planning, we’d like to understand your asset purchasing behavior and plans for the future so we can maximize these deductions for you.
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Spencer Accounting Group, LLC does not provide investment, tax, legal, or retirement advice or recommendations in these blogs. The information presented here is not specific to any individual's personal circumstances.
Keana Spencer is an Accountant, Entrepreneur, and Educator to her clients, with a strong passion. Keana has over 10 years of experience and through her practice, she is a source of knowledge and strategies to her clients.