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Calculating declining balance depreciation for a partial period (VDB)

Calculating declining balance depreciation for a partial period (VDB): Excel 2013: Financial Functions in Depth
Calculating declining balance depreciation for a partial period (VDB): Excel 2013: Financial Functions in Depth

The declining balance and double declining balance methods let you capture most of an asset’s depreciation early in its economic life. These aggressive depreciation schedules generate huge tax offsets in the first few years. Using a variable declining balance approach mixes declining balance and straight line strategies to capture more of the benefits toward the end of the asset’s life.

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