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Old 03-22-2004, 05:50 PM
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ATV Writeoff?

Is an atv a legitimate tax writeoff? I am thinking of purchaseing one to pull a small trailer for mulch and such as that, also I would use it in the winter to push snow with. It might also find personal use in deer season and when my friends and I go camping. The atv I am thinking of is a new Polaris Sportsman 700. Does any else do this?
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Old 03-22-2004, 06:18 PM
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I did it, take a few pictures of it when you are using it for any question that might arise.
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Old 03-22-2004, 07:05 PM
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Oh ya. Plow sidewalks, aerate, pull a thatch matect.,and on days off,fun fun fun. We use Prairie 650 4x4s Modified to the gills. 100% Writeoff (the things wheelie awesome)
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Old 03-22-2004, 07:41 PM
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Yes I think that is one of our more favorite write offs
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Old 03-22-2004, 07:48 PM
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i use a grizzly 660 (yamaha) oh boy is it fast
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Old 03-22-2004, 11:06 PM
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We use 2 Polaris 4x4s. Never had a problem with write offs.
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Old 03-23-2004, 03:33 PM
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How do your accounts react when you bring what in their eyes might be a "toy" to do a serious job, have you ever had any comment before?
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Old 03-23-2004, 09:51 PM
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My "toy" Honda Foreman can plow a city block worth of sidewalks in less than 10 minutes. If that doesn't qualify for a write off, I don't know what does.
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Old 03-23-2004, 11:22 PM
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I bought one a couple of years ago to pull a trailer with mulch. We built a 1.25 cu. yard trailer and was able to spread 4-6 yards of mulch per hour with 2 guys at a condo complex with beds 150 to 250 feet away from our pile.

Definately a business asset! Definately a business expense! Write it off.
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Old 03-24-2004, 05:35 AM
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Now only if I could use my Softail,Boat,or hanglider somehow in the buisness!
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