Marshall-Miller & Company is considering the purchase of a new machine for $50,000, installed. The machine has a tax life of 5 years, and it can be depreciated according to the following rates. The firm expects to operate the machine for 4 years and then to sell it for $12,000. If the marginal tax rate is 40%, what will the after-tax salvage value be when the machine is sold at the end of Year 4?
Year Depreciation Rate
The book value will be the depreciation of the last two years as ...
The solution explains how to calculate the after tax salvage value.