depstln

Straight-line depreciation schedule

Syntax

Depreciation = depstln(Cost,Salvage,Life)

Arguments

Cost

Cost of the asset.

Salvage

Salvage value of the asset.

Life

Depreciable life of the asset in years.

Description

Depreciation = depstln(Cost,Salvage,Life) calculates straight-line depreciation for an asset.

Examples

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This example shows how to calculate the straight-line depreciation for an asset that costs $13,000 with a life of 10 years. The salvage value of the asset is $1000.

Depreciation = depstln(13000, 1000, 10)
Depreciation = 1200

Introduced before R2006a