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Leasing and federal tax credit

Discussion in 'Model S' started by PUBLIUS, May 28, 2017.

  1. PUBLIUS

    PUBLIUS New Member

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    How is federal tax credit applied to a 36 month lease?
     
  2. spaghetti

    spaghetti Member

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    It is added upfront to the residual. In other words, it artificially decreases the total depreciation, which leads to lower monthly payments. The downside is you have an artificially higher residual if you want to purchase the car at the end of the lease.
     

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