Category Archives: Section 179 Deduction

One of the few tax deductions that really work for small business

Using Section 179 to Sell More – Part 3

One more post about using Section 179 to sell more. You can read part one here, and part two here. These strategies are a little more advanced than what I talked about earlier (which boiled down to more or less “talk about it more / get it on your website and marketing collateral”). The following three strategies are… Read More »

Using Section 179 to Sell More – Part 2

In my last post I talked about using Section 179 to sell more equipment, and focused on the fact that many business owners simply aren’t aware that Section 179 even exists. Let’s take that one step further and talk about a few specific strategies that can help equipment sellers sell more using Section 179. #1 – Make Your… Read More »

Using Section 179 to Sell More – Part 1

As you can tell from reading here, I’m pretty excited about Section 179 being raised to one million dollars. It’s a huge boost for companies, and to me, makes complete sense. Because when you allow a full tax deduction for equipment purchases, more companies will buy equipment – it’s really that simple. And that helps everyone – buyers… Read More »

Business Implications of The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

H.R.1, aka the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, passed, and it means some sweeping changes for businesses. Now I’m not going to comment on the other aspects of the bill, like Health Care, bracket changes for individuals, how much it means to a family of four, and similar. You can find strong opinions on that everywhere online, with… Read More »

Last Call for Section 179 for 2017

This will be my last post for 2017. And besides wishing you all a great Holiday season and New Year, I also want to point out that the time for using Section 179 for 2017 is growing short. If you want the Section 179 deduction for 2017, you have until midnight, 12/31/2017 to buy and have the equipment… Read More »