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Capital Allowances - Property Amortisation

What are capital allowances?

Capital allowances save you money. In fact, they are the only way to claim tax relief on capital expenditure incurred on commercial property by taxpayers.


Tax on profits can be offset by the amortisation you claim. Simply put, real estate amortisation can reduce the taxable profits for companies, businesses and individuals. Therefore, any property or construction transaction provides an opportunity to claim Capital allowances. Once you've claimed an amortisation, you should take steps to protect your benefits, even if you plan to dispose of the property or asset.

However, exactly what can be amortised depends on the individual case. Despite case law and legislation trying to define exactly what can be claimed, the position remains unclear. What is clear, though, is that you will benefit significantly by using specialist help.


Thanks to many years of experience and good practices, we can achieve the best results for you – regardless of the type of property. We provide an in-depth and detailed ‘end to end’ service on every project we undertake. With us you will not miss any opportunity to make use of real estate amortisation, and we also always investigate alternative claims.

You can count on us to generate a healthy return for you.


We check if you have a valid claim and collect all the data required to make the claim.

We survey your property and produce photographic and written documentation to support the claim. If needed, we also take measurements and sketch floor plans.

We provide a detailed analysis of all the costs from which the tax treatment and the requested property amortisation emerge.

Negotiating a settlement with HMRC.

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