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We have had a developer develop an app for us. What is the life expectancy? or what amortization rate would you use?


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Wayne Spivak
Title: President & CFO
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(President & CFO, |

Why not use typical software depreciation years. The likelihood that the application will be in inuse past that time period these days is unlikely.

(Fellow Chartered Accountant) |

On further investigation I found that the app is based on a subscription framework. So if we cancel the contract we have no app.


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