What do we look at when calculating tax depreciation?

Clarifying Tax Depreciation Tax depreciation can seem a little vague for many people as you try to work out how it all works. We talked about this in one of last months blog posts… ‘Why a tax depreciation report should be renamed as a Chocolate Sundae with a cherry on top.’ This time, I wanted […]

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One of our highest tax depreciation returns this year – which suburb was it?

Here’s today’s comparison investment property for everyone to give you an idea of what we were able to get this property investor to deduct from tax this year. Have a look at the grand total of tax deduction outlined below…. Last year a report was published by Resolution Research stating this suburb is tipped to […]

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A 6 year old Property Investment in Victoria still returns good tax depreciation for this young investor

Here’s today’s comparison investment property for everyone to give you an idea of what we were able to get this property investor to deduct from tax this year. Suburb: Tarneit, VIC Type of Property: 4 bed 2 bath 2 car House Age of Property: 2010 Approx Purchase Price: $415K Approx 1st year tax deduction: $13,600 – Remember you […]

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Top 5 reasons to use an SJB tax depreciation report

It still stuns us just how many property investors still don’t know about tax depreciation. An SJB tax depreciation report can save you thousands of dollars in tax deductions. Who doesn’t want to get as much tax back from the tax man as possible? Here’s our top 5 reasons you should use an SJB tax […]

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Great price – Great Tax deduction… House at Yarrabilba near Logan (QLD) returns the goods for this investor

Here’s today’s comparison investment property for everyone to give you an idea of what we were able to get this property investor to deduct from tax this year. Our Gold Coast Quantity Surveyor took the trip up to Yarrabilba to calculate tax depreciation on this brand new house. Suburb: Yarrabilba, QLD Type of Property: 4 bed […]

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Even a 1bed 1 bath 1 car townhouse our Keilor Park Quantity Surveyor assesed in Victoria secured more than $15K in tax deductions from our report

Here’s today’s comparison investment property (our Keilor Park Quantity Surveyor assessed) to give you an idea of what we were able to get this property investor to deduct from tax this year. Suburb: Keilor Park, VIC Type of Property: 1 bed 1 bath 1 car Townhouse Age of Property: 2015 Approx Purchase Price: $475K Approx 1st year […]

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Stunning South Yarra Investment unit – what would the tax depreciation be in the 1st year?

Here’s today’s comparison investment property in Tax Depreciation estimate in South Yarra for everyone to give you an idea of what we were able to get this property investor to deduct from tax this year. Units like these can be a real stunner in your portfolio, positioned so close to the action. Suburb: South Yarra, VIC […]

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How much would a brand new Melbourne Townhouse investment property get in tax depreciation in the first year?

Here’s today’s comparison investment property in Melbourne for everyone to give you an idea of what we were able to get this property investor to deduct from tax this year. These were beautiful brand new townhouses. Suburb: Newport, VIC Type of Property: 3 bed 2 bath 2 car Townhouse Age of Property: 2015 Approx Purchase Price: […]

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Meet Steve

Meet super Quantity Surveyor and tax depreciation report expert Steve. This is Steve pictured with his beautiful daughter Ashlee on her birthday. Steve is no ordinary bloke. If he comes to your property for an inspection (we have to visit just once to gather measurements and view fittings before we can do a report for […]

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This Biggera Waters Investment unit returned $17K in tax depreciation in the first year

Here’s the results of our depreciation report for today’s comparison investment property for everyone to give you an idea of what we were able to get this property investor to deduct from tax this year. How good does that block of units look?! When I was little, my dad used to pump yabbies for fishing […]

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