(POL) Depreciation groups (form) [AX 2012]

Updated: September 11, 2012

Applies To: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2

Click Fixed assets > Setup > Depreciation > Depreciation group.

Use this form to set up depreciation groups, which are assigned to fixed assets. Depreciation is calculated for a fixed asset depending on the setup of the depreciation group.

The following table provides descriptions for the controls in this form.



Depreciation group

Enter the name of the depreciation group.


Enter a description of the depreciation group.

Start date

Enter the date when depreciation starts for fixed assets, by using the values in the Increasing factor and Cost limit fields.

Increasing factor

The increasing factor of the depreciation value. The increasing factor is that the factor that multiples the depreciation amount.


This field is available for depreciation groups for which Reducing balance (Poland) is selected in the Method field in the Depreciation profiles form.

Cost limit

Enter the amount of the acquisition price above which the depreciation is not a basic cost. This amount is posted to a separate account for a non-cost part. The amounts that are posted to the non-cost account are calculated during the depreciation proposal process.

Alternative factor

The alternative factor of the depreciation value.

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