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How Will Tax Changes Affect Equipment Financing in 2018?

How Will Tax Changes Affect Equipment Financing in 2018?


First American and City National offer insight into how the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act will make equipment financing more attractive than ever before. Read the full article detailing four components of the reform to pay close attention to, including:

  1. Corporate Tax Rate 21% (lowered form 35%)
  2. Interest Expense Deduction (limits interest deduction to 30% of EBITDA from 2018-2021 for businesses with greater than $25 million in annual revenue)
  3. Depreciation Changes (businesses can now expense 100 percent of new and used equipment purchased in the same year)
  4. Like Kind Exchanges (repealed, except real estate)


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