Backdating capital allowances
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Land, trading stock and some intangible assets are not depreciating assets.
Brian starts trading as an electrician on 1 June 2017.
He had 500 leaflets printed to advertise his services in March 2017.
General depreciation rules To calculate your depreciation deduction for most assets you apply the general depreciation rules (unless you're eligible to use simplified depreciation for small business).
These rules set out the amounts (capital allowances) that can be claimed based on the asset's effective life.