The ledger of Hixson Company at the end of the current year shows Accounts Receivable $120,000, Sales $840,000, and Sales Returns and Allowances $30,000.
If Hixson uses the direct write-off method to account for uncollectible accounts, journalize the adjusting entry at December 31, assuming Hixson determines that Fell’s $1,400 balance is uncollectible.
If Allowance for Doubtful Accounts has a credit balance of $2,100 in the trial balance, journalize the adjusting entry at December 31, assuming bad debts are expected to be (1) 1% of net sales, and (2) 10% of accounts receivable.
If Allowance for Doubtful Accounts has a debit balance of $200 in the trial balance, journalize the adjusting entry at December 31, assuming bad debts are expected to be (1) 0.75% of net sales and (2) 6% of accounts receivable.
Information related to plant assets, natural resources, and intangibles at the end of 2011 for Spain Company is as follows: buildings $1,100,000; accumulated depreciation-buildings $650,000; goodwill $410,000; coal mine $500,000; accumulated depletion-coal mine $108,000. Complete the partial balance sheet of Spain Company for these items. (List assets with smallest net book value first. Enter all amounts as positive amounts and subtract where necessary.)
Match the statement with the term most directly associated with it.
Intangible assets Franchise
Research and development costs
1. Rights, privileges, and competitive advantages that result from the ownership of long-lived assets that do not possess physical substance.
2. The allocation of the cost of an intangible asset to expense in a rational and systematic manner.
3. A right to sell certain products or services, or use certain trademarks or trade names within a designated geographic area.
4. Costs incurred by a company that often lead to patents or new products. These costs must be expensed as incurred.
5. The excess of the cost of a company over the fair market value of the net assets acquired.
Presented below are selected transactions at Ingles Company for 2011.
Jan. 1 Retired a piece of machinery that was purchased on January 1, 2001. The machine cost $62,000 on that date. It had a useful life of 10 years with no salvage value. (Assume depreciation is up to date as of December 31, 2010.)
June 30 Sold a computer that was purchased on January 1, 2008. The computer cost $40,000. It had a useful life of 5 years with no salvage value. The computer was sold for $14,000.
Dec. 31 Discarded a delivery truck that was purchased on January 1, 2007. The truck cost $39,000. It was depreciated based on a 6-year useful life with a $3,000 salvage value.
Journalize all entries required on the above dates, including entries to update depreciation, where applicable, on assets disposed of. Ingles Company uses straight-line depreciation.(For multiple debit/credit entries, list amounts from largest to smallest eg 10, 5, 3, 2.)
Beka Company owns equipment that cost $50,000 when purchased on January 1, 2008. It has been depreciated using the straight-line method based on estimated salvage value of $5,000 and an estimated useful life of 5 years.
Prepare Beka Company’s journal entries to record the sale of the equipment in these four independent situations.
Sold for $28,000 on January 1, 2011. (For multiple debit/credit entries, list amounts from largest to smallest eg 10, 5, 3, 2.)
Sold for $28,000 on May 1, 2011. (For multiple debit/credit entries, list amounts from largest to smallest eg 10, 5, 3, 2.)
Sold for $11,000 on January 1, 2011. (For multiple debit/credit entries, list amounts from largest to smallest eg 10, 5, 3, 2.)
At December 31, 2011, Jimenez Company reported the following as plant assets.
Less: Accumulated depreciation-buildings 12,100,000 16,400,000
Less: Accumulated depreciation-equipment 5,000,000 43,000,000
Total plant assets $63,400,000
During 2012, the following selected cash transactions occurred.
April 1 Purchased land for $2,130,000.
May 1 Sold equipment that cost $780,000 when purchased on January 1, 2008. The equipment was sold for $450,000.
June 1 Sold land purchased on June 1, 2002, for $1,500,000. The land cost $400,000.
July 1 Purchased equipment for $2,000,000.
Dec. 31 Retired equipment that cost $500,000 when purchased on December 31, 2002. No salvage value was received.
Journalize the above transactions. The company uses straight-line depreciation for buildings and equipment. The buildings are estimated to have a 50-year life and no salvage value. The equipment is estimated to have a 10-year useful life and no salvage value. Update depreciation on assets disposed of at the time of sale or retirement. (For multiple debit/credit entries, list amounts from largest to smallest eg 10, 5, 3, 2.)
Record adjusting entries for depreciation for 2012.
Complete the plant assets section of Jimenez’s balance sheet at December 31, 2012. (List in the same order as the partial balance sheet presented in the problem. Enter all amounts as positive amounts and subtract where necessary.)