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SYD: Calculating depreciation for a specified period

SYD: Calculating depreciation for a specified period: Excel 2016: Financial Functions in Depth
SYD: Calculating depreciation for a specified period: Excel 2016: Financial Functions in Depth

There are many acceptable methods for calculating depreciation schedules, some of which are more aggressive than others. Straight-line depreciation is conservative—the declining balance method is more aggressive. Sum-of-years depreciation is somewhere between the two. In this video, I’ll show you how to use the SYD function to calculate the sum-of-years depreciation value for a given year.

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Business Spreadsheets Excel Microsoft Office

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