Here is what Ive found so far on why LinkedIn sold to Microsoft for 26.2 billion, which make it the largest
acquisition ever made by Microsoft.
One of the reasons I found is that LinkedIn didn't sell ads in the way people expected it. And now
the method a company uses to account for the declining value of its assets.
Company XYZ bought a machine that helps them produce widgets.
The machine cost $30,000 and
is expected to last 10 years.
It's "salvage value" (the amoun
Percent of Effort
Other Group Members
Total (must add up to 100%)
Heather, age 12, lives in the same household with her mother,
grandmother and uncle.
a.Who can qualify for the dependency exemption?
Depending on the circumstances, the mother, grandmother or uncle could possibly claim H
b.Who takes preference?
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1. Property which is classified as personalty may be depreciated.
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