179 Tax Deduction and Sonosite Special Offers

2012 Tax Planning Alert

Take advantage of the Section 179 deduction and our Special Offers!

2012 tax and purchasing incentives help lower your operating costs and set you on the path for success in 2013!

Section 179: 2012 Deduction Limit = $139,000

Section 179 Deduction limit after adjustment for inflation has increased to $139,000. (Maximum allowance would have been only $25,000 prior to the new legislation.)

2012 Limit on Capital Purchases = $560,000

Section 179 Threshold for total of equipment and software that can be purchased has increased to $560,000. (Threshold would have been only $200,000 prior to the new legislation.)

Bonus Depreciation = 50%

This is taken after the $139,000 limit of Section 179 Deduction is reached. Note: Bonus Depreciation is available for new equipment only. Bonus Depreciation can also be taken by businesses that will have net operating losses in 2012.

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The calculation presents a potential tax scenario that may not apply to your business and should not be taken as tax advice. Please consult your tax advisor to determine the tax ramifications of acquiring equipment or software for your business.

*This message contains an overall, "simplified" view of the Section 179 Deduction for 2012. Find more details onlimits, qualifying equipment, and Section 179 Qualified Financing at www.section179.org. Sonosite is providing this brief overview to raise your awareness of the benefits of the Section 179 deduction. This should not be considered financial or tax advice. Please consult your own financial, legal, and tax advisors.