TechRepublic's Depreciation Calculator
April 6, 2011, 12:00am PDT
Source: TechRepublic Pro
Whether you're a small, one-person shop or a large international enterprise, there will likely come a point in time where you will have to deal with the concept of depreciation. Planning for the expensing of a significant piece of information technology equipment over several years (the simple definition of depreciation) can play a major role in your purchase decision. When it comes to choosing a depreciation method, timing is everything.
This Excel worksheet will calculate standard depreciation using several different methods, each with its own unique benefits and corresponding drawbacks. The calculation methods used include declining balance (DDB), straight line, and the various Federal tax depreciation methods.
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