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The main question is - how that motorhome used fro business purposes?
You mentioned that the motorhome was 100 percent business use - so question is HOW it was used? What exactly was that usage?
To be deductible, a business expense must be both ordinary and necessary. An ordinary expense is one that is common and accepted in your trade or business. A necessary expense is one that is helpful and appropriate for your trade or business.
So - the first step is to proof the business use - and that the use of the mortorhome is both ordinary and necessary in your business.
So - the motorhome is used mainly as a dwelling for overnight travels - in this case - it might be not appropriate to use a 5 year depreciation...Most likely - the auditor will change depreciation to 27.5 year period - assuming they would not abject the business use.
There is no clear determination - but the IRS is using the term "predominantly to furnish lodging"I may not say what exactly the auditor will imply - but as soon as you mention the motorhome was used for lodging - the question about depreciation period will come up.If the motorhome was clearly used as a transportation as a car - there woudl not be issues with depreciation period - but in this case the question woudl be - why you used an expensive motorhome and not a regular car? For instance - if you used it to transport and store business assets you used during such travels - that might be accepted - but if you just use it as a personal transportation - the question will likely come if that is an ordinary expense? Is such use common and accepted in your trade or business?I woudl suggest that you to be prepared for such questions.