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  • Section 179 Remains at $1 Million Limit for 2019

    The Section 179 Tax Deduction, a provision under the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 and extended by the recent Tax Cuts And Jobs Act, will remain at the $1 million deduction limit for 2019.

    Designed as a provision to benefit small and mid-sized businesses, Section 179 is the tax code that allows medical professionals to deduct the full purchase of medical equipment from their gross income during a tax year. This deduction is applicable to DRE Veterinary’s high-quality new and refurbished veterinary equipment.

    As part of the Tax Cuts And Jobs Act, the Section 179 for 2018 deduction was raised to $1,000,000 with a 100% bonus depreciation. The Section 179 provision is expected to hold at this limit through 2022. To learn more, visit www.section179.org.

    Section 179 Deduction Information for 2019

    • 2019 Deduction Limit: $1,000,000
    • 2019 Limit on Capital Purchases: $2,500,000
    • Bonus Depreciation: 100% (extended through 2022)


    In order to qualify for Section 179 deductions for 2019, all equipment purchases must be finalized by midnight on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019. Want to see how much your facility could save with Section 179? Use this Section 179 Tax Deduction Calculator from Crest Capital.

    Don’t miss out on Section 179-eligible savings in 2019! DRE Veterinary representatives are ready to help you find the best veterinary equipment options for your facility. DRE’s last shipping day of the year is Friday, Dec. 13, 2019.

    *DRE does not endorse any tax filing method and recommends that clients consult with a financial adviser to confirm that filing for Section 179 deductions is appropriate.

    In DRE News Posted Tuesday, November 26th, 2019 / Back to Top