Depreciation and Amortization – IRS Tax Form 4562

What is Depreciation?

Depreciation is an annual tax deduction that allows a taxpayer to recover the costs of certain property over a number of years.  Depreciation and amortization is only applicable to fixed assets that has a useful life of over one year.  In order to be depreciable the property must meet all of the following requirements:

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