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Taxation: Classification of Chum Corporation Distributions

Chum Corporation distributed $20,000 cash to George, its sole Class A common stockholder in May of the current year and it made a $20,000 cash distribution to Bennie its sole Class B common stockholder in December of the current year. The corporation has $15,000 in current earnings and profits for the year and $18,000 in accumul

Taxation: Calculate the corporation's taxable income

PLEASE SHOW ALL WORK A corporation has $400,000 of before-tax book income. In determining this, the corporation included $50,000 from an insurance policy paid because of the controller's death, $4,000 of premiums on other key-person life insurance policies, $10,000 interest on State of Nevada bonds, an addition of $15,000 to

Reportable Gain/Loss on Sale of Sec 1244 Glenco Stock

Vanessa bought 2,000 shares of Glenco stock when the company was first formed for $57,000. The company had $900,000 of total capital when formed and the stock qualified as Section 1244 stock. Vanessa sold the stock three years later for $3,000. If Vanessa is single, how much gain or loss does she have on the sale of the stock an

Chef Gourmet, Inc: Production Decisions; Limited Capacity

Chef Gourmet, Inc. has assembled the following data pertaining to its two most popular products. Blender Food Processor Direct Material $18 $33 Direct Labor 12 27 Manufacturing overhead@ $48 per machine hour 48 96 Cost if purchased from an outside supplier 60 114 Annual demand (units) 2

Total Materials Variance and Materials Price Variance

Question 6 Buerhle Company purchased (at a cost of $11,500) and used 2,350 pounds of materials during May. Buerhle's standard cost of materials per unit produced is based on 2 pounds per unit at a cost $5 per pound. Production in May was 1,100 units. Compute the total, price, and quantity variances for materials. Total m

Predetermind Variable & Fixed Overhead Rate

Jay Levitt Company produces one product, a putter called GO-Putter. Levitt uses a standard cost system and determines that it should take one hour of direct labor to produce one GO-Putter. The normal production capacity for this putter is 101,000 units per year. The total budgeted overhead at normal capacity is $856,000 comprise

Business Accounting - Ed Widner and Associates

Ed Widner and Associates is a medium sized company located near a large metropolitan area in the Northwest. The company manufactures cabinets of mahogany, oak and other fine woods. On such non-custom model is called luxury base frame. Normal production is 1,000 units. Each unit has a direct labor hour standard of 5 hours. O

Use Incremental Analysis for Make or Buy Decision (SY Telc)

** See ATTACHED file(s) for complete details ** SY Telc has recently started the manufacture of RecRobo, a three-wheeled robot that scans a home for fires and gas leaks and then transmits the information to a mobile phone. The cost structure to manufacture 20,000 RecRobo's is as follows. (see attachment) SY Telc is approac

Indicate the effects of the transaction

Indicate the effects of the transaction on each of the following: net profit, retained earnings, total stockholders' equity. Use + to indicate an increase, - to indicate a decrease, and 0 to indicate no effect (1) A stock dividend is declared and paid (2) Merchandise is purchased on credit (3) Marketable securities are sold a

Prepare Income Statements and Work Sheets

Base your answer to Problem 1 on the following information. 1. The list of accounts below and the unadjusted balances of these accounts were taken from the ledger of the Manville Corporation at the end of their accounting period, March 31, 20X2: Cash

Computing a Budgeted Overhead Application Rate

Suppose a company uses machine hours as a cost-allocation base for factory overhead. How does the company compute a budgeted overhead application rate? How does it compute the amounts of factory overhead applied to a particular job?

Accounting Help Needed

Good Evening, Please help with the attached problems. Thank you. The editor of Spunk Magazine is considering three alternative prices for her new monthly periodical. Her estimate of price and quantity demanded are: Quantity Price Demanded $6.95 20,000 $5.95 25,000 $4.95 32,000

Turner and Plaster: Consolidated balance of the Building account

On January 1, 2009, Turner Inc. reports net assets of $480,000 although a building (with a 10-year life) having a book value of $260,000 is now worth $300,000. Plaster Corporation pays $540,000 on that date for a 90 percent ownership in Turner. On December 31, 2011, Turner reports a Building account of $182,000 while Plaster r

Computation, Recording, and Funding of Pension Expense

Problem 17-43 Computation, Recording, and Funding of Pension Expense Averon Industrial, Inc., computed the following components of pension expense for the years 2011-2013: (In thousands) Components of Pension Expense 2011 2012 2013 Service cost.............................................................

Accounting Literature: Match the description to the pronouncements

Match the description to the pronouncements. 1. _____ Staff Positions 2. _____ Interpretations (of the Financial Accounting Standards Board) 3. _____ Statement of Financial Accounting Standards 4. _____ EITF Statements 5. _____ Opinions 6. _____ Statement of Financial Accounting Concepts (a) Official pronouncements of

Calculate operating income after tax and net financial expense

A firm reported $818 million of net income in its income statement after $140 million of net interest expense and income tax expense of 4402 million. Calculate the operating income after tax and net financial expense after tax, using a statutory tax rate of 35 percent.

Accouting Problems

A) Irrelevant costs include costs that are: 1 different among alternatives. 2 avoidable. 3 sunk. 4 opportunity costs. b) The difference in total costs between two alternatives is referred to as the: 1 direct cost. 2 incremental cost. 3 sunk cost. 4 opportu

Accounting Questions (3 of 5)

Please help with the attached questions. Total of 5 files. - I am attaching each file separately. File 3 of 5 Question 13: The Nelson Company experienced the following costs in 2007: During 2007 the company manufactured 120,000 units and sold 145,000 units. Assume the same unit costs in all years. Total variab

Decline of Cookie Costs

Consider the following scenario: Assume you are the division controller for Norwich Cookie Company. You are looking over some cost of production reports segmented by cookie line. You notice there is a drop in the material and labor costs for "Chips for Days", a best-selling cookie. On further investigation you discover why ch

Another Meaning For A Positive Variance

The materials price variance is due strictly to differences in cost per unit. If unfavorable, the cost per unit is higher than the standard (or expected) cost. Either the standard is too low, or the purchase price is higher than expected. Can a positive materials price variance be a bad thing? Explain. Can it affect the e