Share
Explore BrainMass

# Partnership liquidation

A local partnership was considering the possibility of
liquidation since one of the partners (Ding) was insolvent.
Capital balances at that time were as follows. Profits and
losses were divided on a 4:2:2:2 basis, respectively.

Ding, capital \$60,000
Laurel, capital 67,000
Ezzard, capital 17,000
Tillman, capital 96,000

Ding's creditors filed a \$25,000 claim against the
partnership's assets. At that time, the partnership held
assets reported at \$360,000 and liabilities of \$120,000.

If the assets could be sold for \$228,000, what is the minimum amount that Ding's creditors would have received?
A) \$36,000.
B) \$0.
C) \$2,500.
D) \$38,720.
E) \$67,250.

If the assets could be sold for \$228,000, what is the minimum amount that Laurel's creditors would have received?
A) \$36,000.
B) \$0.
C) \$2,500.
D) \$38,250.
E) \$67,250

If the assets could be sold for \$228,000, what is the minimum amount that Ezzard's creditors would have received?
A) \$36,000.
B) \$0.
C) \$2,500.
D) \$38,250.
E) \$67,250.

If the assets could be sold, for \$228,000 what is the minimum amount that Tillman's creditors would have received?
A) \$36,000.
B) \$0.
C) \$2,500.
D) \$38,250.
E) \$67,250.

#### Solution Summary

The solution explains some multiple choice questions relating to partnership liquidation

\$2.19