Small Business - 179 Tax Break, South Portland, ME

Section 179 Tax Break

The IRS first made the Section 179 Tax Code to help small and medium businesses grow, but businesses of all sizes can use this tax deduction now. If you need a vehicle to expand then save on your commercial vehicle and other qualifying equipment up to a total of $1,000,000! Come in to consider a new, used, or even certified pre-owned vehicles near Portland Maine, you should be able to use the Section 179 Tax Code towards your purchase. 

How do you claim this deduction for the vehicles bought within the current tax year? Make sure the title of all of the vehicles is registered in your business's name and placed in service by December 31, 2023! 

Find the Ford Commercial Vehicle Your Business Needs

Investing in a commercial vehicle for your business isn't an easy decision. You need a model that is powerful, dependable, durable, and modern. Ensuring your vehicle can get the job done will maintain your livelihood and help you see higher profits without breakdowns and headaches. Yankee Ford in South Portland, ME, is Maine's trusted commercial vehicle headquarters. We stock an unbeatable inventory of top-of-the-line trucks, vans, wagons, and more for every commercial job - all built with the advanced capabilities that make them Ford tough. Whether you are searching for E-series vans, Transit Connect, F-Series Super Duty trucks, or other model, we have what you need to get the job done right. Our trained, certified sales and service staff are ready to assist you, offering attractive pricing, savings, and maintenance options that do more. Contact ourdealership today for more information and let us help you move at the speed of business.

An Unbeatable Commercial Vehicle Inventory


No matter what your job may be, Yankee Ford has a nearly endless selection of top Ford commercial motor vehicles in stock at competitive prices, guaranteed. Here you will find everything from the versatility and efficiency of light and medium-duty trucks and full-size work vans to the unstoppable hauling and towing power of the indomitable Ford F-Series. Our full array of new and pre-owned commercial vehicles takes "Built Ford Tough" to the next level and will never let you down when it matters most. Search our inventory online or schedule a visit to our close, convenient dealership and explore all our available options to find the one that suits your business best:

  • Transit Cargo
  • Transit Vans
  • Transit Wagons
  • Transit Connect
  • Transit CC-CA
  • E-Series Cutaway
  • Super Duty
  • F-150 to F-750
  • Stripped Chassis
  • Transit Chassis
  • Chassis Cab
  • And more

    The Benefits of Ford Commercial Vehicles


    Ford puts an unprecedented amount of time and thought into the design and innovation of its commercial vehicle lineups. You can trust them to provide you with the capabilities, efficiency, and lasting endurance that gives Ford its reputation for outstanding work. At Yankee Ford, we are the dealership South Portland businesses turn to for the vehicles they need. Our new and pre-owned commercial vehicles offer the power and advantages contractors and business owners want to do more every day to get the job done right.


    Ford Telematics

    Choosing fleet telematics or connected data services solutions is a big step for your business. Ford Commercial Solutions and Telematics help your vehicle fleet to stay connected and improve effectiveness through OEM-grade data and information verified by Ford engineers. This data gives you key insights and guidance on essential elements such as fuel use, location, and vehicle health alerts, to improve your fleet operations and your business.

    Premium Maintenance

    The Master-Certified auto techs at Yankee Ford understand how devastating a commercial vehicle breakdown can be. That is why we put more than 100 years of combined maintenance experience to work for you and get your vehicle in service and you back in business. We will help you stick to your regularly scheduled maintenance plans with gentle but important reminders and provide you with additional services, such as 24-hour roadside assistance, genuine Ford parts and service, rental benefits, and more, to ensure the best experience possible.

    2021 Ford F-250 with towing capability
    Red 2021 Ford F-250

    Fleet Care

    When you consolidate multiple dealer repairs or part purchases into a single invoice, you save time and effort. Yankee Ford offers this exclusive benefit to Commercial Fleet customers as part of Ford's Fleet Care Program. We will help you simplify your billing and your commercial operations so your customers can always come first.

    Commercial Financing

    Our dealership works in partnership with Ford Credit Commercial Lending to offer you many flexible financing options for all your commercial vehicle purchases. Our dedicated onsite commercial vehicles sales team will work closely with you to help develop attractive, financially smart solutions - including commercial lines of credit, commercial leasing, and traditional financing - and give you the resources you need to grow your business mobility.

    Your Premier Ford Commercial Vehicle Dealership

    Yankee Ford has established itself as the dealership more business owners trust because of our commitment, selection, and assistance. From the moment you walk in looking for the right commercial vehicle, we do everything we can to guide you. 

    Section 179 Tax Break: Vehicle & Equipment Details

    Let us break down the qualifications that this tax deduction requires:

    • Vehicles with a seating capacity of at least 9 passengers
    • Vehicles with a fully-enclosed driver's compartment/cargo area without seating behind the driver's seat or a body section extending 30 inches past the windshield, such as a classic cargo van 

    If you want to buy a passenger Ford Transit, truck or SUV instead of a commercial vehicle, your purchase can still be eligible as long as the vehicle is used for business purposes at least 50% of the time. Should the vehicle never be used for business purposes, the depreciation limits will be reduced by a corresponding amount. You should know that the full Section 179 expense deduction with Bonus Depreciation is maxed at $11,160 for cars and $11,560 for vans and trucks.

    If you're unsure if a particular Ford model qualifies, just reach out to us! 

    See If You Qualify for the Section 179 Tax Deduction Now! Contact us 

    Contact Yankee Ford for All Your Commercial Vehicle Needs

    Business owners from all over Maine and New England look to Yankee Ford for all their commercial truck and van needs. We sell the most exciting range of Ford commercial vehicles with the top features available for every type of work. Our expert financing and maintenance departments help you put your vehicles on the road and keep them there. From pickup to dump trucks, flatbeds, to landscaping trucks, you can always trust us to give you the sales and service you expect from the best. Contact us today to find the commercial vehicle that's built for your business.

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    1. Yankee Ford

      165 Waterman Drive
      South Portland, ME 04106

      • Sales: (207) 799-5591
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