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    • Frequently Asked Questions

      Q : What is the maximum Section 179 deduction for 2009?

      A : The maximum annual Section 179 expense amount for 2009 is $250,000. Acquisitions must meet all of the following tests to quality for Section 179.

        1 : It must be eligible property.

        2 : It must be acquired for business use.

        3 : It must have been acquired by purchase.

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    Ag Business Management Specialist
    111 N. Mason
    Carrollton, MO 64633
    Phone: 660-542-1792
    Email: GreenP@missouri.edu

    University of Missouri Extension

    Date reviewed: April 2001

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