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Accelerated Depreciation

Depreciation

 method which allows faster write-offs than the straight line method. These methods provide a greater 

Tax

 shield effect than 

Straight line depreciation

, and so companies with large 

Tax

 burdens might like to use 

Accelerated Depreciation

 methods, even if it reduces the income shown on 

Financial statement

Accelerated Depreciation

 methods are popular for writing-off equipment that might be replaced before the end of 

ITS

 useful life since the equipment might be obsolete (e.g. computers). One example of an 

Accelerated Depreciation

 method is the Modified 

Accelerated Cost Recovery System

 (MACRS).



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Accelerated Cost Recovery System

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Accelerated Depreciation

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ACRS

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Cover

,

Depreciation

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ECI

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Financial statement

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FIN

,

Inc.

,

ITS

,

Low

,

Lows

,

MACRS

,

Own

,

Put

,

Recovery

,

Straight line depreciation

,

Tax

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Tax shield

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Write


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10-Q

,

10-K

,

52-week low

,

Accelerated Cost Recovery System

,

Accelerated Depreciation

,

Account statement

,

Accredited Personal Financial Planning Specialist

,

Accumulated depreciation

,

Acquisition cost

,

ACRS

,

Adjusted balance method

,

Allowance for depreciation

,

Adjustable rate

,

Average daily balance method

,

Accrual of discount

,

After-tax basis

,

Amortization of premium

,

At par

,

All or any part

,

At best

,

At call

,

Automated Order Entry System

,

Accumulated earnings tax

,

Adjustable rate preferred stock

,

Accelerated benefits

,

Adjustable life insurance

,

All-risks coverage

,

At risk

,

Add-on service

,

Abstract of title

,

Action to quiet title

,

As is

,

Assignment to creditors

,

Attorney in fact

,

Adjustable Rate Mortgage

,

Advance rate

,

Annual mortgagor statement

,

Annual Percentage Rate

,

Applicable federal rate

,

Assignment of mortgage

,

Average life

,

A shares

,

At the money

,

Absorption rate

,

After-tax contributions

,

Annuity factor method

,

Across the board

,

Additional paid-in capital

,

Abusive tax shelter

,

After-tax

,

Alternative Minimum Tax

,

Against the box

,

At the bell

,

At the close

,

At the figure

,

At the full

,

At the market

,

At the opening order

,

Automated Pricing and Reporting System

,

Away from the market

,

Below the line

,

Books of final entry

,

Books of original entry

,

Bottom line

,

Burn rate

,

Banking Act of 1933

,

Benchmark interest rate

,

Bid-to-cover ratio

,

Bureau of Public Debt

,

Brought over the wall

,

Buying on margin

,

Buy on close

,

Buy on opening

,

Buy the book

,

Balance of payments

,

Bank Rate

,

Base interest rate

,

Board of Governors

,

Break-even analysis

,

Breaking the syndicate

,

Bill of exchange

,

Bill of sale

,

Breach of trust

,

By the book

,

Base rate

,

Blended rate

,

Broker loan rate

,

Business finance companies

,

Back-end load

,

B shares

,

Buy and write

,

Before-tax income

,

Break-even tax rate

,

Blow-off top

,

Breadth-of-market theory

,

Beat the gun

,

Capitalized cost

,

Combined financial statement

,

Common-size statement

,

Consolidated financial statement

,

Cost Accounting

,

Cost Of Goods Sold

,

Cost of sales

,

Current income

,

Certificate of Participation

,

Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures

,

Coupon rate

,

Current production rate

,

Call money rate

,

Code of procedure

,

Capitalization of income

,

Capitalization rate

,

Cap rate

,

Civilian unemployment rate

,

Cost of Living Adjustment

,

Cost-of-living index

,

Council of Economic Advisers

,

Cash and carry trade

,

Chasing the market

,

Cheapest to deliver

,

Chicago Board of Trade

,

Cost basis

,

Cash value life insurance policy

,

Chartered Life Underwriter

,

Cost-of-living rider

,

Credit life insurance

,

Certificate of stock

,

Cost of carry

,

Certificate of title

,

Contract for deed

,

Cancellation of debt

,

Certificate of Claim

,

Closed-end credit

,

Closing statement

,

Correspondency system

,

Cost of debt capital

,

Cost of funds

,

Credit line

,

Closed-end fund

,

Closed-end investment company

,

C shares

,

Class of options

,

Close to the money

,

Covered put

,

Certificate of Occupancy

,

Cloud on title

,

Cash or Deferred Arrangement

,

Calendar effect

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Crash of 1929

,

Crash of 1987

,

Cover

,

Capital gains tax

,

Child and dependent care credit

,

Consolidated tax return

,

Coefficient of determination

,

Cup and handle

,

Certificate of delivery

,

Close a position

,

Cornering the market

,

Curbs in

,

Declining balance method

,

Deferred tax

,

Depreciated cost

,

Depreciation

,

Double-declining balance depreciation method

,

Deposit in transit

,

Date of issue

,

Date of payment

,

Division of Enforcement

,

Division of Investment Management

,

Division of Market Regulation

,

Do Not Reduce

,

Date of record

,

Dividend in arrears

,

Dividend rate

,

Desk (the)

,

Discount rate

,

Division of labor

,

Decreasing term life

,

Dual life insurance

,

De-escalation clause

,

De facto

,

Doing business as

,

Durable Power of Attorney

,

Date of maturity

,

Debtor in possession

,

Debtor-in-possession financing

,

Deed of Release

,

Deed of Trust

,

Discharge of bankruptcy

,

Discharge of lien

,

Due-on-sale clause

,

Dollar cost averaging

,

Deep in the money

,

Deep out of the money

,

Deed of Surrender

,

Department of Housing and Urban Development

,

Dogs of the Dow

,

Disposable income

,

Daily low

,

Depth of market

,

Effective annual interest rate

,

Eurodollar certificate of deposit

,

Escrowed to maturity

,

Ex-legal

,

Either-or order

,

European Monetary System

,

Exchange rate

,

ECI

,

Economic growth rate

,

Employer Cost Index

,

Employment Cost Index

,

E-mini

,

Exchange for futures

,

Exchange for physical

,

Exchange of spot

,

Ex-pit transaction

,

Effective tax rate

,

Ex-all

,

Ex-warrants

,

Estate tax

,

Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

,

Ex-rights

,

Ex-rights date

,

Earned income tax credit

,

Estimated tax

,

Excess profits tax

,

Excise tax

,

Even lot

,

Even spread

,

Even up

,

Financial Accounting Standards Board

,

Financial asset

,

Financial capital

,

Financial statement

,

First In First Out

,

Fixed cost

,

Form 10-Q

,

Federal Savings and Loan Association

,

Financial institution

,

Financial instrument

,

Fixed income

,

Fixed income equivalent

,

Fixed-income arbitrage

,

Flight to quality

,

Floating-rate bond

,

Flow of funds

,

Fill or kill

,

Financial analyst

,

Front-ending an order

,

Floating exchange rate

,

Foreign exchange rate

,

Forward exchange rate

,

Forward P/E

,

Factors of production

,

Favorable balance of trade

,

Federal Reserve Discount Rate

,

Financial futures

,

Forward cover

,

Fee-for-service

,

Front-end load

,

Form 8-K

,

Form S-1

,

Friends and family offering

,

Financial risk

,

Fixed rate

,

Fixed-rate loan

,

Fixed-Rate Mortgage

,

Floating rate

,

Forward interest rate

,

Forward Rate Agreement

,

Full faith and credit

,

Family of funds

,

Financial advisor

,

Fund of funds

,

Finite-life REIT

,

Free and clear

,

Free right of exchange

,

Federal ID Number

,

Federal Tax Identification Number

,

Federal tax lien

,

FIN

,

Flat tax

,

Franchise tax

,

Gross income

,

G-7

,

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

,

Great Depression

,

G-8

,

Growth and income fund

,

Gather in the stops

,

Greater fool theory

,

Gift tax

,

Historical cost

,

Hart-Scott-Rodino Act of 1976

,

Hit the bid

,

House of issue

,

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

,

Holder in due course

,

Home equity line of credit

,

HUD-1 statement

,

Hidden tax

,

Head and shoulders

,

High-low index

,

Hammering the market

,

Held at the opening

,

Holding the market

,

Income statement

,

Interim statement

,

Income bond

,

In escrow

,

Interest rate collar

,

Interest rate risk

,

Interest rate swap

,

In-house

,

Investment Advisor Act of 1940

,

Investment Company Act of 1940

,

Income coverage

,

Income stock

,

In line

,

Income distribution

,

Inflation rate

,

Interest rate futures

,

Interbank Rate

,

Insider Trading sanctions Act of 1984

,

Internal Rate of Return

,

Indication of interest

,

Inc.

,

In intestacy

,

Interest rate

,

Interest rate cap

,

Interest rate ceiling

,

Interest rate floor

,

In play

,

In-process research and development

,

Income fund

,

Income risk

,

Interest rate option

,

I/O strip

,

Income property

,

Inheritance tax

,

Income replacement ratio

,

In-service withdrawal

,

Income exclusion rule

,

Individual tax return

,

Imbalance of orders

,

In and out

,

In sympathy

,

Intermarket Trading System

,

In the tank

,

ITS

,

Jointly and severally

,

Jumping the gun

,

Joint and several liability

,

Joint and survivor annuity

,

Joint life annuity

,

January Effect

,

Joint tax return

,

Labor burden

,

Last In First Out

,

Lender of last resort

,

Law of one price

,

Lending at a rate

,

Limit-on-close order

,

Limit order information system

,

Law of demand

,

Law of supply

,

London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange

,

London Inter-Bank Offer Rate

,

Life expectancy

,

Life insurance

,

Letter of comment

,

Line of credit

,

Loan-to-cost

,

Loan-to-value

,

Lock-in

,

Life annuity

,

Life expectancy method

,

Large cap

,

Leading the market

,

Like-kind exchange

,

Locked in

,

Long-term gain or loss

,

Luxury tax

,

Level I quotes

,

Low

,

Lows

,

MACRS

,

Modified ACRS

,

Modified cash basis

,

Modified duration

,

Make a market

,

Margin rate

,

Market if touched order

,

Market on close order

,

Mark-to-market

,

Medium of exchange

,

Marginal propensity to consume

,

Mortgage life insurance

,

Market rate

,

Modified pass-through

,

Money at call

,

Mortgage rate

,

Morningstar Rating System

,

Married put

,

Mill rate

,

Net income

,

Net income multiplier

,

Net Operating Income

,

Non-financial asset

,

Negotiable certificate of deposit

,

Negotiable Order of Withdrawal

,

National Market System

,

Nominal rate

,

Notice of Sale

,

National Association of Securities Dealers

,

National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations system

,

Nonparticipating life insurance policy

,

Null and void

,

Notice of Default

,

Non-resident alien tax

,

Naked put

,

National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

,

Off-balance-sheet financing

,

Off the books

,

One time charge

,

Original cost

,

Office of Thrift Supervision

,

Out-of-favor

,

Over-the-Counter

,

Off-floor order

,

On-floor order

,

On margin

,

Or better

,

Other income

,

Operating rate

,

One-share one-vote rule

,

Opinion of title

,

On account

,

On-the-spot loan

,

Open-end credit

,

Open-end mortgage

,

Open-end fund

,

Open-end management company

,

Option income fund

,

Out of the money

,

Open-end lease

,

Own

,

Old age, survivors, and disability insurance

,

Ordinary income

,

On-balance volume

,

October Effect

,

Off-board

,

On close

,

One man picture

,

On open

,

On the opening

,

Pooling of interests

,

Pre-depreciation profit

,

Pre-tax profit margin

,

Profit and loss statement

,

Pro forma

,

Pass-through coupon rate

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Phantom income

,

Preliminary official statement

,

Premium over bond value

,

Premium over conversion value

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Put bond

,

Put provision

,

Payment for order flow

,

P&L

,

Provision for income taxes

,

Pre-existing conditions

,

Proxy statement

,

Pour-over will

,

Power of Attorney

,

Past-due balance method

,

Previous balance method

,

Prime rate

,

Prioritization of debt

,

Prime rate fund

,

Premium income

,

Protective put

,

Protective put buying

,

Put

,

Put option

,

Put swaption

,

Put warrant

,

Passive income

,

Property tax

,

Paid-in capital

,

Paid-in surplus

,

Pre-syndicate bid

,

Private Investment in Public Equity

,

Preservation of capital

,

Put ratio backspread

,

Progressive tax

,

Proportional tax

,

Point-and-figure chart

,

Painting the tape

,

Put/call ratio

,

Replacement cost

,

Reports and Records

,

Retention rate

,

Return of capital

,

Return on Capital

,

Return on Invested Capital

,

Return on Total Assets

,

Run rate

,

Real interest rate

,

Regulation Q

,

Rate covenant

,

Reading the tape

,

Regulation D

,

Regulation G

,

Regulation T

,

Regulation U

,

Road show

,

Round of funding

,

Rules of Fair Practice

,

Rate of exchange

,

Reciprocal of European terms

,

Real economic growth rate

,

Recovery

,

Replacement cost insurance

,

Red herring

,

Registration Statement

,

Regulation A

,

Reverse Take-Over

,

Right of first refusal

,

Right of rescission

,

Right to Know

,

Rate-improvement

,

Rate lock

,

Renegotiable rate

,

Revolving line of credit

,

Right of recourse

,

Roll over

,

Rule of 78

,

Ratio write

,

Right of redemption

,

Retirement Equity Act of 1984

,

Risk/return trade-off

,

Regressive tax

,

Return on Capital Employed

,

Rate of return

,

Real rate of return

,

Selling, General and Administrative Expenses

,

SG&A

,

Straight line depreciation

,

Savings and Loan

,

Sight letter of credit

,

S&L

,

State bank

,

Securities and Exchange Commission

,

Spot rate

,

Straight bond

,

Straight value

,

Segregation of securities

,

Sell the book

,

Small Order Execution System

,

Savings rate

,

Standard of living

,

Swap rate

,

Second-to-die insurance

,

Single-premium life insurance

,

Stock life insurance company

,

Statute of Limitations

,

Sale and leaseback

,

Satisfaction of debt

,

Start rate

,

Staggered board of directors

,

Selling the spread

,

Synthetic put

,

Special use property

,

Savings Incentive Match Plan for Employees

,

Single-life annuity

,

Social Security Tax

,

Selling short against the box

,

Short cover

,

Shorting against the box

,

Sales tax

,

S Corporation

,

Self-employment tax

,

Separate tax returns

,

Short-term gain or loss

,

Sin tax

,

Sole proprietorship

,

Standard mileage rate

,

Subchapter M

,

Subchapter S Corporation

,

Schedule C

,

Securities Act of 1933

,

Securities Acts Amendments of 1975

,

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

,

Seek a market

,

S&P phenomenon

,

Stop and reverse

,

Top line

,

Total cost

,

Tax anticipation note

,

Tax-exempt bond

,

Tax renevue anticipation note

,

T-Bill

,

Term to maturity

,

Take a position

,

Trailing P/E

,

Tax haven

,

Tax

,

Tax schedule

,

Tenancy by the entirety

,

Teaser rate

,

TED spread

,

Termination Statement

,

Truth in Lending

,

Tax-free bond fund

,

Tax-managed fund

,

Tax lien

,

Tax roll

,

Tenancy at will

,

Transfer tax

,

Tax deferral

,

Tax-deferred

,

Top hat plan

,

The Street

,

Timing the market

,

Taxable income

,

Tax-advantaged

,

Tax audit

,

Tax base

,

Tax basis

,

Tax bracket

,

Tax-deductible

,

Tax deduction

,

Tax-efficient

,

Tax evasion

,

Tax-exempt

,

Tax identification number

,

Tax loss carryback

,

Tax loss carryforward

,

Tax lot

,

Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

,

Tax planning

,

Tax preference item

,

Tax Reform Act of 1986

,

Tax Reform Act of 1993

,

Tax return

,

Tax sale

,

Tax shelter

,

Tax shield

,

Tax swap

,

Tax tables

,

Take a bath

,

U.S. Government Agency Security

,

U.S. Savings Bond

,

U.S. Treasury

,

U.S. Treasury Bill

,

U.S. Treasury Bond

,

U.S. Treasury Note

,

U.S. Treasury Securities

,

Unlimited tax bond

,

Unemployment rate

,

Universal life

,

Uncovered put

,

Unified Tax Credit

,

Unit of trade

,

Unit of trading

,

Variable rate

,

Variable life

,

Variable universal life

,

Victim Impact Statement

,

Variable ratio write

,

Value Added Tax

,

Vertical line charting

,

Write down

,

With interest

,

Waiver of premium

,

Write

,

Widow-and-orphan stock

,

W-2 Form

,

W formation

,

When, as, and if issued

,

X or XD

,

Year-over-year

,

Year-To-Date

,

Yield to call

,

Yield to maturity

,

Yield to worst

,

Y shares


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