Q1. Depreciation rates used in financial accounting shall not be used in tax accounting whereas tax law gives tax credits to tax payers by using accelerated depreciation rates for some groups of assets
Q2. The paragraph (e) in the article 17 of the Saudi income tax explained how depreciation expense is calculated for any group of assets.
Give a numerical example explaining the applicability of the paragraph (e) in the article 17 of the Saudi income tax.
Q3. Resident Bank fully owned by Sweden investors has the following selected items drawn from its accounting books (Amounts in Saudi Riyal)
Allowance For Loan Losses
Employees’ share in retirement fund.
Bad debt (written off)
Donations to the Help the Poor Organization (non-licensed in Saudi)
Depreciation for New computers purchased to be used on research and development
Old employees’ reunion party expenses
Bank’ share in retirement fund within the limit in the law.
Loss on denoted assets
Income tax paid to tax and zakat authority
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