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Percentage-of-Completion Gross Profit

On February 1, 2007, Nance Contractors agreed to construct a building at a contract price of $6,000,000. Nance estimated total construction costs would be $4,000,000 and the project would be finished in 2009. Information relating to the costs and billings for this contract is as follows:

Total costs incurred to date $1,500,000 $2,640,000 $4,600,000
Estimated costs to complete 2,500,000 1,760,000 -0-
Customer billings to date 2,200,000 4,000,000 5,600,000
Collections to date 2,000,000 3,500,000 5,500,000

Instructions
Fill in the correct amounts on the following schedule. For percentage-of-completion accounting and for completed-contract accounting, show the gross profit that should be recorded for 2007, 2008, and 2009.

Percentage-of-Completion Completed-Contract Gross Profit Gross Profit
2007 ____________ 2007 ____________
2008 ____________ 2008 ____________
2009 ____________ 2009 ____________

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Percentage-of-Completion Gross Profit
On February 1, 2007, Nance Contractors agreed to construct a building at a contract price of $6,000,000. Nance estimated total construction costs would be $4,000,000 and the project would be finished in 2009. Information relating to the costs and billings for this contract is as follows:

Total costs incurred to date $1,500,000 $2,640,000 $4,600,000
Estimated costs to complete ...

Solution Summary

The percentage of completion gross profit for Nance Contractors are examined. The correct amounts are filled out on a schedule.

$2.19