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Subject:  Re: Segmenting Assets to Accelerate Depreciation Date:  4/22/2008  2:14 PM
Author:  ptheland Number:  100520 of 123145

Thank you very much, you certainly know what you are talking about.

Being a tax professional, I try to keep up with things. It helps keep the malpractice lawsuits at bay. ;-)

And now that tax season is finally over, I can wax philosophical again as necessary.

I guess I should have been clearer in asking my question.


I understand that for a residential rental worth less than $1M, it is not worth the cost and hassle of a cost segregation study.

I agree.

Say you have a SFH worth $500,000, and it's brand new, and you happen to know the costs of some of the assets within the home (carpet, stove, washer, dryer, refrigerator, fence, other 5 & 15 year assets etc...)


And assume you do your own taxes.

No need to a