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    AHDI Corporation uses a job-costing system at its plant. The plant has a machining department and a finishing department. The machining department allocates overhead to the jobs based on machine hours and the finishing department allocates overhead to the jobs based on direct labor costs.

    The budget for the plant is as follows:

    Machining Department Finishing department

    Manufacturing overhead $5,000,000 $1,200,000
    Machine Hours 12,000 2,000
    Machine Repair Costs $1,400,000 $200,000
    Direct Labor costs $2,000,000 $1,000,000
    Direct Labor hours 40,000 50,000

    Calculate the overhead allocation rates for each department

    The job cost record for job 6789 is a s follows;

    Machining Department Finishing department

    Direct Materials Used $70,000 $10,000
    Machine Hours 1,245 13
    Direct Labor costs $20,000 $15,000
    Direct Labor hours 375 450

    Calculate the Normal cost of Job 6789

    The actual result for the year is as follows:

    Machining Department Finishing department

    Manufacturing overhead $5,500,000 $1,100,000
    Machine Hours 11,200 1,800
    Machine Repair Costs $1,200,000 $210,000
    Direct Labor costs $2,500,000 $2,000,000
    Direct Labor hours 35,000 57,500

    Calculate the Actual Cost of Job 6789

    Calculate the total amount of Under/Over Applied Overhead for the year.

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