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### Installment-Sales Method and Cost Recovery

I am having problems completing the rest of the assignments similar to this problem. I just need to get in the ballpark. I will figure the rest out. I want to use this problem as a template for my test next week. I believe I will have several questions on the test for this problem. I am not comfortable with the concept. 15. (

1. Calculating Ratios. Here are simplified financial statements of Phone Corporation from a recent year: INCOME STATEMENT INCOME STATEMENT (fi (figur gures in millions of dollars) es in millions of dollars) Net sales 13,193 Cost of goo

### Accounting problem

See attached file. Please provide as much detail as possible.

### Depreciation & book value of equipment

Reds Co equipment account has a balance of \$833,000 at 1/1/05. The related accumulated depreciation account was \$239,000 on 12/31/05. During 2005, the following post-acquisition events involving the equipment occurred: a) allocated cost of the equipment used during 2005 in a systematic manner \$94,000 b) equipment (A/D=

### Activity-based costing vs. Full-absorption costing

What direct comparisons can be made between the two systems? Which one is more widely used today? why?

### True False question about high degree of operating leverage and operating income.

34. Other things held constant, a high degree of operating leverage will mean that a relatively small change in sales will result in a large change in operating income. True/False?

### Ship Builders: Calculate the minimum acceptable sales price

See attached file. Attached is a past exam question about relevant costs of production, used to deduce the minimum price a company should charge for its product if it is not to make a loss.

### Compute the Total Amounts Recorded

On 11/3/05, Reds Co was the winning bidder at the local auction. The winning bid was \$115,000 for a collection of stuff to be used in the business. The following values were obtained on this same date from an independent appraiser for the items won: Equipment \$29,000 Furniture \$30,000 Machines \$46,000 Tools \$35

### Valuation allowance for a tax loss

What are some of the positive and negative evidence used to establish the need for a valuation allowance for a tax loss carryforward and what are the effects of the valuation allowance on the free cash flow forecast? I cant find any information on this anywhere. Please be specific with this. I need to understand it.

### EBIT-EPS analysis

Reliable Gearing currently is all-equity financed. It has 10,000 share of equity outstanding, selling at \$100 a share. The firm is considering a capital restructuring. The low-debt plan calls for a debt issue of \$200,000 with the proceeds used to buy back stock. The high-debt plan would exchange \$400,000 of debt for equity. The

### Split-off point & pay back period

Use the following to answer question 89: Dowchow Company makes two products from a common input. Joint processing costs up to the split-off point total \$38,400 a year. The company allocates these costs to the joint products on the basis of their total sales values at the split-off point. Each product may be sold at the split-of

### Throughput time

Ricric Corporation has provided the following data for one of its products: Process time 3 days Queue time 4 days Inspection time 0.7 days Move time 0.3 days Wait time 9 days 73. The throughput time for this operation would be: A) 8 days. C) 17 days. B) 3 days. D) 7.7 days.

### The tax savings from the depreciation tax shield in year 4 would be

72. Suppose a machine that costs \$80,000 has a useful life of 10 years. Also suppose that depreciation on the machine is \$8,000 for tax purposes in year 4. The tax rate is 40%. The tax savings from the depreciation tax shield in year 4 would be: A) \$4,800 inflow. C) \$4,800 outflow. B) \$3,200 inflow. D) \$3,200 outflow.

### Conversion costs

55. Narver Company uses the weighted-average method in its process costing system. Operating data for the Lubricating Department for the month of October appear below: Percentage Unit complete Beginning work

65. Compton Company uses a predetermined overhead rate in applying overhead to production orders on a labor cost basis in Department A and on a machine hours basis in Department B. At the beginning of the most recently completed year, the company made the following estimates: Dept. A Dept. B Direct labor cost \$56,0

### Cash Outflow

(Ignore income taxes in this problem.) The Finney Company is reviewing the possibility of remodeling one of its showrooms and buying some new equipment to improve sales operations. The remodeling would cost \$120,000 now and the useful life of the project is 10 years. Additional working capital needed immediately for this project

### Unit costs

54. Golden, Inc., has been manufacturing 5,000 units of Part 10541 which is used in one of its products. At this level of production, the unit product cost of Part 10541 is as follows: Direct materials \$ 2 Direct labor \$ 8 Variable manufacturing overh

53. Reddy Company has the following cost formulas for overhead: Cost Cost Formula Indirect materials \$2,000 plus \$0.40 per machine hour Maintenance \$1,500 plus \$0.60 per machine hour Machine setup

### Impact of discontinuance on net operating income

Gata company plans to discontinue a department that has a \$48,000 contribution margin and \$96,000 of fixed costs. Of these fixed costs, \$42,000 cannot be avoided. What would be the effect of this discontinuance on Gata's overall net operating income? A) Increase of \$48,000 C) Increase of \$6,000 B) Decrease

### Income and Profits

Please help with the following problem. Use the following to answer questions 42-43: The following is Addison Corporation's contribution format income statement for last month: Sales \$1,000,000 Less variable expenses 700,000 Contribution margin 300,000 Less fix

### Variance Analysis

Please help with parts e, and k in the attached problem. --- The ABC Company has an automated production process, and production activity is quantified in terms of machine hours. It uses a standard-costing system. The annual static budget for 20x6 called for 6,000 units to be produced, requiring 30,000 machine hours. The

### Calculate the after-tax net cash outflow...

31. A company had tax-deductible cash expenses of \$650,000 last year and the tax rate was 30%. The after-tax net cash outflow for these expenses was: A) \$195,000. C) \$650,000. B) \$455,000. D) \$390,000.

### Net operating income for Green Company

30. Green Company produces 1,000 parts per year, which are used in the assembly of one of its products. The unit product cost of these parts is: Variable manufacturing cost \$12 Fixed manufacturing cost 9 Unit product cost \$21 The part can be purchased from an outside supplier at \$20 per unit. If the par

### Litton Company: Variable Manufacturing Overhead

Use the following to answer question 24: The Litton Company has established standards as follows: Direct material 3 lbs. @ \$4/lb. = \$12 per unit Direct labor 2 hrs. @ \$8/hr. = \$16 per unit Variable manuf. Overhead 2 hrs. @ \$5/hr. = \$10 per unit Actual production figures for the past year are given below. The company rec

### Northern Division of Smith Co: Compute Residual income

The Northern Division of the Smith Company had average operating assets totaling \$150,000 last year. If the minimum required rate of return is 12%, and if last year's net operating income at Northern was \$20,000, then the residual income for Northern last year was: A) \$20,000. C) \$5,000. B) \$l8,000. D) \$2,000.

### How might the use of "standardization" permit a firm to enhance profit?

Please answer the question completely (e.g. premise and supporting facts) and please provide/document your reference. How might the use of "standardization" permit a firm to enhance profit? Discuss fully.

### Calculate the EOQ/ELS for Raw Material LRM and Finished Product CLM

You have just met with the Director of Purchasing. He has been attempting to reduce his costs by placing fewer, but larger, orders for raw materials. You suspect that his department's actions have been contributing to your organization's high DOS. Your assignment is to calculate the EOQ/ELS for the following two cases. Include

### Cannot get owner equity and net income - I do not seem to be able to get to the needed information

At beginning of year, paid in capital was \$82 and retained earningswas \$49. During the year, the owners invested \$34 and dividends of \$5 were decalred and paid. Retained earnings at then end of the year were \$52. How much was total owner's equity at the end of the year and how much was the net income for the year? Here is al

### Sales Tax Calculation

Padres Co. sells goods subject to a state tax of 5%. State law requires that the amount of sales tax collected during the month be remitted by the end of the following month. At the time of a sale, Padres Co credits the sales account for both the amount of sales revenue and sales tax. Sales tax, when paid, is then debited to

### Cost Accounting (product mix for statues that allows maximization of the company's operating margin)

North York Statue Company makes miniature Mountie statues from cast iron. Sales total 40,000 units a year. the statues are finished either rough or polished, with an average demand of 60 percent rough and 40 percent for polished. Iron ingots, the direct material, costs \$6 per kilogram. Processing costs are \$200 to convert 20