Eligible businesses with an aggregated turnover of less than $500 million a year, may be able to deduct the cost of new depreciating assets at an accelerated rate of 50% or 57.5% using the backing business investment – accelerated depreciation rules.

Eligible assets for Accelerated Depreciation;

  • be new and not previously held by another entity (other than as trading stock)
  • be first held on or after 12 March 2020
  • first used or first installed ready for use for a taxable purpose on or after 12 March 2020 until 30 June 2021
  • not be an asset to which an entity has applied either temporary full expensing or the instant asset write-off rules.

There is no limit to the cost of each eligible asset, except for cars, and no limit to the number of assets.

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