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Straight-Line Depreciation

A technique that allocates an equal portion of a long-term asset’s cost as an expense each year.

(Graham, Andrew. Financial Management in Canada’s Public Sector. Kingston, ON: School of Policy Studies, Queen’s University; Montreal : McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2007.)
     
Straight-Line Depreciation

A technique that allocates an equal portion of a long-term asset’s cost as an expense each year.

(Graham, Andrew. Financial Management in Canada’s Public Sector. Kingston, ON: School of Policy Studies, Queen’s University; Montreal : McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2007.)

Approved for glossaryposting by Ben Eisen on January 14, 2011


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