When it comes to depreciation, the bathrooms and laundry areas of a rental property contain some of the items most often missed by investors when claiming deductions.

While shower curtains and bathroom accessories such as toilet brushes, soap dispensers and hampers have relatively low depreciable values, it is items like these which can provide property investors with returns straight away. Items contained in an investment property which have a depreciable value of less than $300 can be…