Category Archives: Tax “Advice”

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Section 179 is in the news again

BIG TIME good news – Section 179 is back, and it’s back with a vengeance!! On September 27th, 2010, HR 5279 (aka The Small Business Jobs and Credit Act of 2010) was passed, and it contained some MAJOR changes in regards to Section 179. In effect, it raised the limits, it brought back an old friend, and it extended… Read More »

ITC, where have you gone???

Not that congress asked for my assistance or anything, but as an equipment financing guy, I do have my ear to the ground when it comes to the economy. In fact, I’m right there where the rubber meets the road – small to medium sized businesses buying equipment… in fact, you don’t get a much better economic barometer… Read More »

Section 179 Changes for 2010

Ok, so let’s talk about Section 179 again. If you remember, a few posts ago I mentioned that Section 179 was brought back in the recent “Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment” (HIRE) Act of 2010. But since I posted that pretty much when it passed, I didn’t have time to give the details. Now that I’ve looked closer… Read More »

Another Section 179 Reminder

As the holidays loom closer, and we wind the year down, I want to give business owners yet another reminder that Section 179 is something that should be definitely on their minds/calendars. Especially since the economy has shown signs of life. In fact, I would wager that if new (or even used) equipment is something your business can… Read More »

You never forget your first time… (with Section 179)

I’ll never forget my first experience with Section 179. It was well over a decade ago, back before I started on the equipment financing path I’m now on. In fact, back then, I worked a variety of jobs as I figured out what to do with my life (my wife says I’m still figuring it out, but she’s… Read More »