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Straight-line depreciation . There are many depreciation methods available to companies. Straight- line depreciation is the method that companies most frequently use for financial reporting purposes.  If  straight-line depreciation  is used, an asset's annual depreciation expense is calculated by  dividing the asset's depreciable cost by the number of years in the asset's useful life. 
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Unformatted text preview: Another way to describe this calculation is to say that the asset's depreciable cost is multiplied by the straight-line rate , which equals one divided by the number of years in the asset's useful life. Calculating Straight-Line Depreciation...
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