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Acmal Manufacturing Company is estimating the following raw material purchases for the last four months of the year:
At Acmal, 25% of raw materials purchases are normally paid for in the month of purchase. The remaining 75% is paid for in the month following the purchase.
In Acmal's budgeted balance sheet at December 31, at what amount will accounts payable be shown? (Assume that accounts payable is only used for raw material purchases.)
In December the outstanding payments (accounts payable) would be ...
The solution explains how to calculate the balance in the accounts payable account at the end of the year