Author: BMT Tax Depreciation

Those considering purchasing an investment property will often ask whether a commercial or a residential property will provide them with more deductions in the form of depreciation. There are many important factors an investor needs to be aware of when making their choice between these two...

As we look towards the year ahead, it’s safe to say that the landscape for property investing in 2018 will be a little different to what we have experienced in the past. Given this, it’s important to stay informed on the market conditions and do your...

If you are investing or planning to invest in property for your retirement, there are a few things you need to consider. What’s your goal? No matter what your reason for investing in property it’s important you know exactly what your goal is. It could be...

Discover how your tax situation is transformed A recent analysis of schedules prepared by BMT Tax Depreciation highlighted that 22 per cent of schedules were for primary places of residence (homes) which the owners turned into rental properties. This demonstrates a popular trend occurring in the...

Commercial property owners remain unaware of their depreciation entitlements. According to Bradley Beer, the Chief Executive Officer of BMT Tax Depreciation, around 80 per cent of commercial property owners don’t claim depreciation and therefore miss out on thousands of dollars. “Claiming depreciation is paramount for commercial property...

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 the prime cost methods of depreciation. When an investor makes their depreciation claim, they can choose only one of these...

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) Bill 2017 as at Wednesday 15th November 2017, with the Bill now legislation. The new legislation means owners of second-hand residential properties...

Transcript: We often talk about how depreciation claims assist owners of residential investment properties, but commercial property owners and their tenants can also benefit from claiming these deductions. Kevin speaks with Brad Beer, the Chief Executive Officer of BMT Tax Depreciation, about commercial property depreciation in...

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