Depreciation and Off-the-Plan Properties
Investors who are looking to purchase a new property often look at buying off-the-plan.
Four Questions You Should Ask Your Quantity Surveyor
Are you an investor who’s heard about the benefits of depreciation and have decided to start claiming?
Which Method Best Suits Your Investment Strategy?
The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) allows investors to choose between two methods of claiming depreciation on plant and equipment assets. These are the diminishing value and...
Do Depreciation Deductions Apply to You?
Owners of income producing properties are eligible to claim tax deductions for a number of expenses involved in holding a property, but all too often investors...
Why Wait? Earn More Now from Your Investment Property
Property investors evaluating their current financial position and considering what options they can take to improve the cash flow gained from their investment should consider a...
What Do the Proposed Changes to Depreciation Mean for Investors?
The federal government recently announced some proposed changes relating to the depreciation of plant and equipment assets in investment properties.
New Asset Class Child’s Play for Investors
The growing demand for childcare centres is no longer just from parents jostling to get their kids on waiting lists. It’s increasingly also coming from investors...
No Property Is too Old to Claim Depreciation
One of the misconceptions many investors have when purchasing an older property is they think they won’t benefit from depreciation deductions.
Don’t Ignore Depreciation Opportunities Outside
For investors who have recently purchased an investment property, it’s likely that the yard has already played a part in helping you make a purchase decision...
What’s the Difference Between a Repair and an Improvement?
Deductions for repairs, maintenance and improvements are areas the Australian Taxation Office pay particular attention to on annual tax returns.
New Depreciation Legislation for Australian Property Investors
In one of the most dramatic changes to property depreciation legislation in more than 15 years, Parliament has passed the Treasury Laws Amendment (Housing Tax Integrity)...