# Depreciation Overview

Depreciation is the periodic, systematic expiration of the cost of a company’s fixed assets (except for land). Learn more about what depreciation is and is not in this tutorial. Continue reading

Depreciation is the periodic, systematic expiration of the cost of a company’s fixed assets (except for land). Learn more about what depreciation is and is not in this tutorial. Continue reading

This Formula Solver walks you through the steps to calculate depreciation with the sum-of-the-years-digits method (SYD). Use your own numbers for the purchase price, salvage value, and years of life to find the depreciation for an asset in a given year. Continue reading

Use this Bottomless Worksheet to get countless hours of practice on calculating depreciation using the sum-of-the-years-digits method (SYD). Get ten new problems whenever you need them, along with an answer key — both of which you can print! Continue reading

Answer a series of basic questions, and this virtual consultant will advise you which depreciation method to use — straight line, sum of the years’ digits, units of production, or declining balance — while teaching you about each one. Continue reading

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