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    941 Employers Federal Tax Return

    Instructions: Prepare the Form 941 Employer Quarterly Federal Tax Return for ABC Consulting Services Inc. for the 3rd Quarter of 2010. Utilize the following payroll information to complete the return. HINT: Students will need to access the IRS website (www.irs.gov) and utilize the Forms and Publications link under the Bu

    Compute effect of error on earnings and RE

    A bookkeeper prepared the year-end financial statements of Giftwrap, Inc. The income statement showed net income of $47,400, and the balance sheet showed ending retained earnings of $182,000. The firm's accountant reviewed the bookkeeper's work and determined that adjusting should be made that would increase revenues by $10,000,

    Taxes with Stocks and Trusts

    A) Raquel transferred $100,000 of stock to a trust, with income to be paid to her nephew for 18 years and the remainder to her nephew's children (or their estates). Raquel named a bank as independent trustee but retained the power to determine how much income, if any, will be paid in any particular year. Is this transfer a co

    Accepted Accounting Principles

    2. State two generally accepted accounting principles that relate to adjusting the accounts. 3. Rick Marsh, a lawyer, accepts a legal engagement in March, performs the work in April, and is paid in May. If Marshâ?? law firm prepares monthly financial statements, when should it recognize revenue from this engagement? Why?

    Effectiveness of On-line trading platforms

    Do you think online trading platforms have helped investors make money? Does it help to have access to your 401k or brokerage statement all the time? How does this compare to when people in the 1940's, 50's and maybe into the early 60's would keep stocks they bought in a safe deposit box in the bank and maybe hold those stock

    Comprehensive Income and Tax Liability

    A person has earnings of $50,000 this year. The market value value of her condominium that she purchased this year for $100,000 has increased by 5 percent. Assuming that the rate of inflation is 3 percent, and that she has neither capital losses nor earnings, and receives no transfers, calculate her comprehensive income. If she

    Differences in the Remeasurement Method and Translation Method

    The balance in Newsprint Corp.'s foreign exchange loss account was $10,000 on December 31, 2008, before any necessary year-end adjustment relating to the following: (1) Newsprint had a $15,000 debit resulting from the restatement in dollars of the accounts of its wholly owned foreign subsidiary for the year ended December 31,

    Sale of Assets Received as a Gift and Inherited

    Daniel receives 400 shares of A&M Corporation stock from his aunt on May 20, 2009, as a gift when the stock has a $60,000 FMV. His aunt purchased the stock in 2002 for $42,000. The taxable gift is $60,000 because she made earlier gifts to Daniel during 2009 and used the annual exclusion. She paid a gift tax of $9,300 on the gift

    Maintaining CPA License, Auditor Reports

    6-After individuals become licensed in accounting, type typically must do what? A. Work for an auditing firm for 120 hours. B. Continue their education by acquiring CPE's. C. Become an Enrolled Agent with the IRS. D. Open a public practice in accounting. 9-If a company has changed accounting principles, the auditor will i

    Plant assets/asset is being depreciated at a rate of $500

    1.Plant assets are: tangible assets used in the operation of a business that have a useful life of more than one accounting period. current assets. held for sale. intangible assets used in the operations of a business that have a useful life of more than one accounting period. 2. An asset's book value is $36,000 on Ja

    Transaction recorded incorrectly

    An accountant has debited an account for $3,500 and credited a liability account for $2,000. Which of the following would be an incorrect way to complete the recording of this transaction? credit another asset account for $1,500 credit another liability account for $1,500 debit another asset account for $1,50

    Tillman Company owns a machine that was bought on January 2,

    Tillman Company owns a machine that was bought on January 2, 2005, for $376,000. The machine was estimated to have a useful life of five years and a salvage value of $24,000. Tillman uses the sum-of-the-years'-digits method of depreciation. At the beginning of 2008, Tillman determined that the useful life of the machine shou

    Select an ongoing problem at work or a decision with which you have been struggling. How can you re-frame this problem or decision by using steps one through six in the problem solving model?

    Select an ongoing problem at work or a decision with which you have been struggling. How can you re-frame this problem or decision by using steps one through six in the problem solving model? After you have completed this, has your perspective on the problem or decision changed? Problem solving model 1. Issue and Opportunit

    What is your ATR when your annual income is $110,000?

    Suppose you currently earn taxable income of $100,000 per year. You are subject to an MTR of 50%. Currently, your ATR is 35%. Calculate your annual tax. Calculate the extra tax you would pay per year if your annual income increased to $110,000. What is your ATR when your annual income is $110,000?

    Lump-Sum Taxes

    Explain why lump-sum taxes will not cause any losses in efficiency. Are lump-sum taxes feasible? Lump-sum taxes do not result in substitution effects, but they do affect prices. Is this a contradiction?

    Missing amounts - process costing

    See the attached file for the tables. Using the data presented below, determine which figures should be inserted in the blank spaces Beginning Units in Process Units Started in production Units transferred to finished goods Ending units in process Equivalent units a) 600 8,000 8,600 ? ? b) 900 6,500 ? 400-

    Companies that are likely to need additional cash inflows

    Lee wants to know if he will have to keep putting cash into companies after he purchases them. Here are three companies Lee has identified as potential acquisitions along with the information from the most recent cash flow statements (see attached excel sheet). All of these companies have a very small current cash balance. Which

    Income from operations and net income

    Selected information taken from the financial statements of Fordstar Co. for the year ended December 31, 2010, follows: Net cash provided by operations...$98,000 Cost of goods sold.........................$310,000 Selling, general, and administrative expenses...$124,000 Accounts Payable....$90,000 Extraordinary loss from

    Internal Control Accounting Periods

    Define what it is meant by internal control. Provide a minimum of three examples. It is the end of the accounting period, and your boss asks you to help determine the inventory balance to place in the company's balance sheet. Explain which physical quantities of inventory that you will include, and which you will exclude.

    Accounting Problems

    1. The FASB's standard-setting process includes, in the correct order: Exposure draft, research, discussion memorandum, SFAS. Research, exposure draft, discussion memorandum, SFAS. Research, discussion memorandum, exposure draft, SFAS. Discussion memorandum, research, exposure draft, SFAS.

    Characterized Political Processes

    1. Accounting standard setting has been characterized as a political process. Discuss this proposition giving an example. 2. Explain how management's discussion and analysis of its operations and liquidity may be helpful to investors. 3. In a recent press release, Foot Locker Inc. reported that its fiscal first-quarter net

    Managerial Accounting. Cost Accounting. Standard costing. Variances.

    Sacks manufactures embroidered jackets. The company prepares flexible budgets and uses a standar cost system to control manufacturing costs. The following standar unit cost of a jacket is based on the static budget volume of 14,000 jackets per month. -Direct Materials (3.0 sq. ft x $4.00 per sq.ft)

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