BUSN 602 Your firm needs a computerized machine
Your firm needs a computerized machine tool lathe which costs $58,000 and requires $12,800 in maintenance for each year of its 3-year life. After three years, this machine will be replaced. The machine falls into the MACRS 3-year class life category. Assume a tax rate of 35 percent and a discount rate of 13 percent.
Calculate the depreciation tax shield for this project in year 3.