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You will have to start the depreciation in the year you placed the truck in service. If you bought the truck and immediately started using it for business in November 2015, you will have to start your depreciation on your 2015 tax return. If you have to use mid quarter or mid year depends on how much of capital asset you purchased in the entire year. If you purchased more than 40% of your capital asset (car, equipment, machinery) in last quarter, you will need to use mid quarter convention. Otherwise you can you mid year.