Expert Advice with Ken Raiss. 25/05/2018

When is the most tax effective time to undertake a renovation?

You’ll find out as you watch this Ask the Tax Expert video, where I answer Lynda's question about when is the best time to renovate her new home that she's buying using a First Home Owner's Grant.

You see...she plans to make her home an investment in the future.

Ken explains a great way of increasing your depreciation claims using a "split depreciation" schedule.

Michael Yardney and Ken also discuss some of the depreciation changes in the budget and  the importance of timing renovations to enable you to claim depreciation tax benefits.

Ken also explains the concept of the "low value pool".


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Ken Raiss is director of Metropole Wealth Advisory and gives independent expert advice for property investors, professionals and business owners. He is passionate about real estate investing and small business and is a regular commentator for Michael Yardney's Property Update.

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