What steps would one take to investigate a cashier who is suspected of taking money out of the till? (300 words or less).
PROBLEM I FIRST, INC. HAS THE FOLLOWING ACCOUNT BALANCES AT THE END OF MARCH, 2001 ADMINISTRATIVE EXPENSES $ 53,000 DIRECT LABOR 56,000 DIRECT MATERIAL BEG. INV. 12,000 DIRECT MATERIAL END. INV. 10,000 DIRECT MATERIAL PURCHASES 55,000 FINISHED GOODS BEG. INV. 36,000 FINISHED GOODS END. INV
Explain with relevant examples the following qualitative characteristics of financial information as it relates to general purpose financial statements: Relevance; Reliability; Comparability; and Understandability.
Why would a firm want to operate under the proprietary theory? What are the advantages? the proprietary theory: It is particularly applicable to a sole proprietorship - couldn't it be argued that all businesses are operated under the proprietary theory? shouldn't all members of management be looking out for themselves and to
E5-2 (b-d) Kozy Enterprises is considering manufacturing a new product. It projects the cost of direct materials and rent for a range of output as shown below. Output in Units Rent Expense Direct Materials 1,000 $5,000 $4,000 2,000 5,000 6,000 3,000 5,000 7,800 4,000 7,000 8,000
Please explain in detail what is environmental accounting? Please explain in detail what is Green environmental accounting? Please explain with UK accounting standard point of view. I will be doing an essay on what is environmental accounting and I will be using empirical studies to support my essay. Please suggest some p
Please answer the following problems (see attached file for data) During July, sales of $350,000 were made of which 20% were in cash. Credit customers paid $303 800 after deducting a 2% cash discount. How much did the trade receivables (debtors) owe to the business at 31 July? A factory produces a product with a variable
The following facts relate to McKane Corporation 1. Deferred tax liability, January 1, 2010, $60,000 2. Deferred tax asset January 1, 2010 $20,000 3. Taxable income for 2010, $115,000 4. Cumulative temporary difference at December 31, 2010 giving rise to future 5. Cumulative temporary difference at December 31, 2010 giving
What are the three ways that other comprehensive income may be reported? Please elaborate on what comprehensive income is and is not.
At December 31, 2010 Cascade had a net deferred tax liability of $45,000. An explanation of items that compose the balance is as follows Temp differences: Resulting balance in deferred taxes: -Excess tax depreciation over book depreciation $200,000 -Accrua
Kevin exchanges an office building used in business for one owned by Charlene. The FMV of Kevin's building is $280,000 (basis $150,000) and it is subject to a mortgage of $50,000, which is assumed by Charlene. Kevin receives $30,000 cash and Charlene's office building, which has a FMV of $200,000 (basis of $180,000). a. What is
Please help answer the following question. Provide at least 200 words and include references. How do you think Accounting Standards and Activity Based Management will affect the accounting profession and the work accountants perform?
Scenario XYZ Corporation is a law firm in Spain. Started in 2007 with just 2 lawyers, the firm has now grown to 30 lawyers and 4 branches in Spain. The firm services mainly Small Medium Companies and walk-in retail clients. Their business has been doing well as they are known for their quality legal services at affordable
Your company has two service departments and two production departments. last year SD1 provided 60,000 hrs of service to SD2, 20,000 hrs service to PD1 and 40,000 hrs service to PD2. SD2 provided 30,000 hrs service to SD1, 10,000 hrs to PD1 and 40,000 hrs to PD2. Costs prior to allocation were $200,000 in SD1 and $200,000 in
Playing devil's advocate could you just not prepare financial information? Wouldn't it be advantageous to a company to not segregate the information with the hopes of maintaining a competitive advantage? Please explain if Pepsi is launching a new water product but they are in the infant stages of doing so wouldn't it be to
1) Accounting standard setting has been characterized as a political process. Discuss this proposition giving an example. 2) Briefly explain what is meant by a subsequent event. Give two examples of subsequent events. 3) Briefly explain why the income statement is referred to as a change statement. 4) You have recently been h
A company is doing very well, but the land the company owns is very valuable. A developer approaches the company and offers to purchase the land for $3 million. What are some tax issues relating to the potential disposition of the land for the company and the owners of the business? Does the type of entity through which the b
Allison, who is single, incurred $4,000 for unreimbursed employee expenses, $10,000 for mortgage interest and real estate taxes on her home, and $500 for investment counseling fees. Allison's AGI is $80,000. Allison's allowable deductions from AGI are (after limitations have been applied) A) $10,500. B) $12,900. C) $14,000.
Please help with the following problems. Rocky and Charlie form RC Partnership as equal partners. Rocky contributes $100,000 into RC while Charlie contributes real estate with a fair market value of $100,000. During the current year, RC earned net income of $600,000. The partnership distributes $200,000 to each partner. The
Mr. and Mrs. West's adjusted gross income was $90,000. During the current year they incurred and paid the following:
Mr. and Mrs. West's adjusted gross income was $90,000. During the current year they incurred and paid the following: Publications (unreimbursed and related to employment) $2,000 Tax return preparation fee 1,000 Dues to professional organizations 1,500 Fees for will preparation (no tax advice) 800 Life insurance premiums 1
Please help with the following problem. During the current tax year, Charlie Corporation generated gross income of $1,800,000 and had ordinary and necessary deductions of $1,300,000, resulting in taxable income of $500,000. If Charlie Corporation paid qualifying dividends of $200,000 to shareholders, all of whom are in the 2
Management Accounting plays an important role in most organizations yet it is often misunderstood by those not directly employed or involved with management accountants. Using the website below, discuss the role and responsibilities of the Management Accountant. http://www.imanet.org/ima_home.aspx
Oprah is starting Oprah's Poodle Parlor and is considering alternative organizational forms. She anticipates the business will earn $100,000 from operating before compensating her for her services and before charitable contributions. Oprah, who is single, has $3,000 of income from other sources and other itemized deductions of $
Sly and Jennifer are in the 33% tax bracket for ordinary income and the 15% bracket for capital gains. They have owned several blocks of stock for many years. They are considering the sale of two blocks of stock. The sale of one would produce a gain of $12,000 while the sale of the other would produce a loss of $18,000. For purp
Keenie Beenie Partners has gross operating revenue of $400,000, cost of sales of %150,000, employee salaries of $40,000, a $25,000 Section 179 expense deduction, $10,000 of other depreciation, interest income of $3,000, a $4,000 capital loss, and a $600 charitable contribution deduction. a. What are the partnership's bottom
Please help with the following problem. Provide at least 200 words in the solution. Select a type of fraud, and identify (1) the perpetrator of the fraud, (2) the victim of the fraud, and (3) provide an explanation of what the fraud entails. Also, identify one internal control that could be implemented to reduce or prevent t
1. Have the scandals of the early 2000s helped managers prioritize ethics? Explain. 2. Have we learned our lesson as a society? Explain. 3. Do we now have sufficient checks and balances in place to prevent the crises of the 1990s and early 2000s? Explain. 4. What else can be done to reduce the likelihood of unethical abuses?
Eastern Merchants shows the following information for its two divisions for year one. Eastern Western Revenue....................................1,200,000 3,800,000 Cost of sales................................769,500
Microelectronics is a large electronic firm with multiple divisions. The circuit board division manufactures circuit boards, which it sells externally and internally. The phone division assembles cellular phones and sells them to external customers. Both divisions are evaluated as profit centers. The firm has the policy of t
Acquatic Manufacturing uses a job order cost system in each of its three manufacturing departments. Manufacturing overhead is applied to jobs on the basis of direct labor cost in Department A, direct labor hours in Department B, and machine hours in Department C. In establishing the predetermined overhead rates for 2005 the