Instant Asset Write Off

Assets used in business are usually subject to a tax-deductible depreciation write off over their useful life or at rates set-out by the Australian Tax Office.

Assets (including cars) that are available for use and used in businesses with an annual turnover of less than $10 million are entitled to claim 100% depreciation at the time of purchase. This benefit is available to assets within the following cost criteria:asset write off

  • Up to $20,000 (excl GST) from 1 July 2018 to 28 January 2019;
  • Up to $25,000 (excl GST) from 29 January to 2 April 2019;

Assets (including cars) that are available for use and used in businesses with an annual turnover of less than $50 million are entitled to claim 100% depreciation at the time of purchase. This benefit is available to assets within the following cost criteria:

  • Up to $30,000 (excl GST) from 3 April to 30 June 2019.

The assets can be new or second hand. So, when considering new purchases or improvements to existing equipment make sure to consider some under the $30,000 threshold to benefit from the immediate tax benefit.

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