Equipment Leases

A Capital Lease, also known as a financial lease, has the characteristics of a purchase agreement.

Benefits of a capital lease:

  • Little or no down payment required – no large initial outlay of cash
  • Conserves working capital
  • Allows companies to better manage budgeting cycle
  • Can bundle multiple lease items – hardware, software, and services, for example
  • Deduct depreciation plus interest
  • Faster appropriation from operating budgets
  • Master Lease Agreements make follow on transactions much easier