Use the instant asset write off scheme to get a fast tax deduction on earthmoving equipment
If you’re looking to buy used earthmoving equipment, now is the perfect time. If you buy an asset for your business, such as a second-hand excavator, you can access a fantastic tax benefit from the ATO.
Our used equipment specialist, Natasha Haddad, takes you through what you need to know.
The ATO’s instant asset write off scheme is a deduction that businesses can use to instantly claim large expensive assets in the same way you claim everyday small expenses like PPE.
Introduced back in 2011, this government scheme helps Aussie businesses reap the Read more
Did you know that Orange Hire has flexible hire-to-buy options, enabling contractors to get a great price on our used excavators?
If you’re in the market for a second-hand excavator, we can help with low hour machines that have been maintained by our safe, professional and switched-on maintenance crew.
Take a look at our current range of excavators and earthmoving equipment for sale here.
What to look for when buying a used excavator
Buying earthmoving equipment rather than hiring can be more economical over the long term. For contractors with long term site needs or who have a continuous need for another excavator in their fleet, it makes sense Read more
Think of ex-rental construction equipment and what’s the first thing that comes to mind? Tired and worn out machines?
Here’s what smart businesses look for in ex-rental equipment in order to save money and get great deals on reliable machines.
Some contractors might be put off buying ex-rentals because of an assumption that machines have been treated like dirt (pardon the pun). But the truth is, reputable hire companies look after their machines remarkably well, keeping them maintained, serviced and in great shape so that they don’t present issues for their hire customers.
Providing the hire company then turns over those machines within a few years, they are Read more