Case Studies

We have completed thousands of tax depreciation reports for property investors, and our case studies can help you uncover the potential tax savings for your investment property.

New Residential

Usage TypePropertyYear 1*Year 2Year 3Year 4Year 5
Rented from construction completion2 Bedroom Granny Flat$11,422$9,431$8,530$7,275$6,652
Rented from construction completion1 Bedroom Unit$16,200$13,700$11,600$9,800$8,700
Rented from construction completion2 Bedroom Unit$20,400$17,100$15,400$13,900$12,600
Rented from construction completion3 Bedroom Unit$24,200$20,700$19,100$17,000$15,800
Rented from construction completion4 Bedroom Townhouse$23,700$27,400$18,300$16,630$15,100
Rented from construction completionDouble Storey 4 Bedroom Dwelling$30,000$27,000$24,700$23,000$22,200
Rented from construction completionBoarding House (31 Studios)$225,700$204,400$187,800$174,500$164,000


Build YearPropertyYear 1*Year 2Year 3Year 4Year 5
Before 1987 (no renovations)Double Storey 4 Bedroom Dwelling$0$0$0$0$0
20021 Bedroom Unit$1,400$1,400$1,400$1,400$1,400
20072 Bedroom Unit$6,000$6,000$6,000$6,000$6,000
20083 Bedroom Unit$9,000$9,000$9,000$9,000$9,000
2018Single Storey 4 Bedroom Dwelling$11,500$11,500$11,500$11,500$11,500
Before 1987 (+ substantial renovations)Double Storey 3 Bedroom Dwelling$22,000$19,100$17,500$15,800$15,200


Property SizePropertyYear 1*Year 2Year 3Year 4Year 5
2008 - 157 sqmIndustrial$12,800$11,800$11,000$10,400$9,900
2020 - 49 sqmOffice$8,300$7,700$7,200$6,800$6,500
2019 - 305 sqmCommercial$54,600$53,400$52,300$51,400$50,800
2017 - 1.5 millChildcare$18,300$104,350$90,400$78,600$68,600

Note: The information is provided as a general guide and does not constitute taxation, financial or legal advice, and is supplied as an example only.
*First full financial year.