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This function returns the straight-line depreciation of an asset for one period.

Syntax

SLN(cost,salvage,life)

Arguments

This function has these arguments:

Argument

Description

cost

Initial cost of the asset

salvage

Value at the end of the depreciation

life

Number of periods over which the asset is being depreciated

Data Types

Accepts numeric data for all arguments. Returns numeric data.

Examples

SLN(B1,1000,10)

SLN(R1C2,1000,10)

SLN(500000,20000,5) gives the result $96,000

 

See Also

DB

DDB

SYD