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    Make the Most of Your Investment With Section 179 Tax Deductions

    Learn how you can benefit from Section 179 and about the Schneider Electric products that qualify for the deduction.


What Is the Section 179 Deduction?

Section 179 of the IRS tax code allows businesses to deduct the full purchase price of qualifying equipment and/or software purchased or financed during the tax year. That means that if you buy (or lease) a piece of qualifying equipment, you can deduct the FULL purchase price from your gross income. It’s an incentive created by the U.S. government to encourage businesses to buy equipment and invest in themselves.

Section 179 at a Glance for 2018

  • 2018 Deduction Limit = $1,000,000 (one million dollars)
  • 2018 Spending Cap on Equipment Purchases = $2,500,000
  • Bonus Depreciation is 100%

Section 179 Resources and Information

For more information, visit the official Section 179 website. Learn more on how to apply the deduction. Find out what equipment qualifies for Section 179.

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Schneider Electric Products that Qualify for Section 179

Schneider Electric offers a wide range of products that qualify, including our Building Automation and Control systems and Access Control products.