When a business sells its accounts receivable to a financial institution, is it called, line of credit,cash equivalent, factoring, or market to market?
I need help in determining what amounts I need to use for the adjusting entries for bad debts and also how to journalize those when funds are collected later on as well. Presented below is an aging schedule for Lewis Company. Customer Total: Not Yet Due: Number of Days Past Due 1-30 31-60 61-90 Over 90
4. What should the Audit Committee of the Board of Director do to ensure auditor independence?
The World Bank is currently advising newly industrialized countries on how to encourage growth and they have asked for your help. Using the internet and other resources, research the factors behind economic growth in Hong Kong and Singapore. Which of these methods of encouraging growth would you suggest to a newly industriali
I need a few paragraphs that explain the difference between State Charter Bank and Federal Charter Bank.
To assess your company's liability for the external audit, you must discuss with your team the following topics: What is the relationship of risk and materiality? How are risk and materiality related? How are risk and materiality integrated into the audit process? What is an example of a statement that includes both ri
Details: The following situations have caused you to become concerned about the quality of the upcoming external audit: The CPA firm that has been contracted by CSSC management has only been in business 2 years and is a small firm with mostly young inexperienced auditors. You have just been advised that the preaudit plann
S-Corporation T-F questions: built-in gain, officer salary, audit risk, year-end, and qualifications for shareholders.
T-F 1. S corporations who chose to be taxable C corporations may have to pay a 35 percent tax on certain built-in gains. 2. Revenue agents who audit S corporations are on the alert for shareholder/employee salaries that are unreasonably low. 3. An S corporation can use any taxable year it wishes. 4. A taxable C c
The following information from Tiny Company's first year of operations is to be used in testing the accuracy of Accounts Receivable. The December 31, 2008, balance is $28,300. (a) Collections from customers, $48,000. (b) Merchandise purchased, $74,000. (c) Ending merchandise inventory, $31,500. (d) Goods sell at 60% a
How do you know what would Transaction Audit Objectives be for the following key Controls 1.Independent reconciliation of the monthly bank statements 2.Use of prenumbered checks, properly accounted for 3.Use of prenumbered receiving reports, properly accounted for. 4.Internal verification of document package before c
Problem Solution: USA World Bank. Includes material for the following sections: - Issue and Opportunity Identification - Stakeholder Perspectives/Ethical Dilemmas - Describe the "End-State" Vision - Identify the Alternatives and Benchmarking Validation - And more... Need help with your own paper? This is the solution
8-4A - Prepare a bank reconciliation and record adjustments Use the spreadsheet in Appendix B to complete Problem 8-4A. Be sure to use the tabs labeled SP08-04A and Given P08-04A The following information is available to reconcile Clark Company's book balance of cash with bank statement cash balance as of July 31, 2005:
Cost of trade credit Grunewald Industries sells on terms of 2/10, net 40. Gross Sales last year were $4,562,500, and accounts receivable averaged $437,500. Half of Grunewald's customers paid on the 10th and took discounts. What are the nominal and effective costs of trade credit to Grunewalds's non discount customers? (Hint: Calculate sales/day based on a 365-day year;then get average receivables of discount customers;then find the DSO for the non discount customers.)
Grunewald Industries sells on terms of 2/10, net 40. Gross Sales last year were $4,562,500, and accounts receivable averaged $437,500. Half of Grunewald's customers paid on the 10th and took discounts. What are the nominal and effective costs of trade credit to Grunewalds's non discount customers? (Hint: Calculate sales/day b
The division of the duties set forth below is meant to provide the best possible controls for the Meridian Paint Company, a small wholesale store. You are to divide the duties among Robert Smith, James Cooper, and Bill Miller by placing an "X" in the appropriate column under the name of the individual who will be assigned each
This file contains a formatted MS Word and MS Excel file, which conducts a thorough financial analysis of SunTrust Bank.
This file contains a formatted MS Word and MS Excel file, which conducts a thorough financial analysis of SunTrust Bank. From the information contained in these postings, company managers, accounting personnel, investors, lenders and other interested parties can ascertain whether an organization (in this case, SunTrust Bank)
Leland Company has accounts receivable of $98,100 at March 31. An analysis of the accounts shows the following. Month of Sale Balance, March 31 March $ 65,000 February 17,600 January 8,500 Prior to January 7,000 $ 98,100 Credit t
It is said that the United States has a market centered corporate governance system, wherein as Germany has a bank centered system. What does the two designations mean? How would you compare the corporate governance systems of the United States and Germany. How did both countries come to have the systems they have? and what a
Please help with the following problem. What is the meaning of audit trail, and why is it necessary for the audit process?
Janel company has outstanding checks of $2,300 on its may bank reconciliation. In June Janel's company issued checks totaling$29,800. The June bank statment shows $20,000 of checks cleared in June. A check from one of Janel's customers was NSF for $250. I am trying to find the amount of outstanding checks on Jones Company's jun
Frank is a technical manager of a CPA firm. Recently Frank was requested by his firm to conduct a review of the working papers on the audit of a new client, Alpha Electronics Limited ("Alpha"), a company engaging in the manufacturing and trading of computer accessories and devices, and to report his findings to the partner in c
In 1993, President Carlos Salinas de Gortari proposed a bill that would formally grant the Bank of Mexico, Mexico's central bank, autonomy vis-à-vis the central government. As an investor, how would you view such a proposal? What other changes might help to amplify the signals sent by this proposal?
Given the following information, calculate the firm's annual cost of resources in accounts receivable: ACP = 20.2 days Annual Sales = $450,000 Variable cost ratio of 49% Required return = 12% a. $1,464 b. $12,395 c. $5,835 d. $8,236 e. $3,183 Burnt Amber Corp. (BAC) forecasts monthly sales as
Please help so that I can complete the following assignment: The following situations have caused you to become concerned about the quality of an upcoming external audit: 1-The audit will not begin until February, 2006, after the books have been closed, so the external auditors will not be able to confirm the accounts rec
Suppose you are consulting for a VP branch bank. You notice that several branches have consistently low customers service ratings even though there are no apparent differences in resources or staff characteristics. Describe an active inquiry process in one of these branches that might help to overcome these problems.
Please see attached PDF. Haverman Company maintains a checking account at the Commerce Bank. At July 31, selected data from the ledger balance and the bank statement are shown below. Cash in Bank Per Books Per Bank Balance, July 1 $17,600 $16,800 July receipts 81,400 July credits 82,470 July
Bando Company has a $300,000 balance in Accounts Receivable and a $4,000 debit balance in Allowance for Doubtful Accounts.
Bando Company has a $300,000 balance in Accounts Receivable and a $4,000 debit balance in Allowance for Doubtful Accounts. Credit sales for the period totaled $1,800,000. What is the amount of the bad debt adjusting entry if Bando uses a percentage of credit sales basis (at 2%) or a percentage of receivables basis (at 10%)?
A. Suppose that the bank offers to run the lock box for a $20,000 compensating balance. Is the lock box worthwhile? b. Suppose that the bank offers to run the lock box for a fee of $.10 per check cleared instead of a compensating balance. What must the average check size be for the fee alternative to be less costly?
13. The financial manager of JAC Cosmetics is considering opening a lock box in Pittsburgh. Checks cleared through the lock box will amount to $300,000 per month. The lock box will make cash available to the company three days earlier than is currently the case. a. Suppose that the bank offers to run the lock box for a $20,00
Hemingway Company had the following transactions for the year ended December 31,2006. July 1 Received a $2,000, three-month 10% promissory note from Damon Runyon in settlement of an open account. Aug. 1 Received a $1,000, three-month 12% note receivable from Carl Sandburg for cash borrowed by Sandburg. Oct. 1 Received n
1. Suppose that the bank offers to run the lockbox for a $20,000 compensating balance. Is the lockbox worthwhile? 2. Suppose that the bank offers to run the lockbox for a fee of $0.10 per check cleared instead of a compensating balance. What must the average check size be for the fee alternative to be less costly?
The financial manager of JAC Cosmetics is considering opening a lockbox in Pittsburgh. Checks cleared through the lockbox will amount to $300,000 per month. The lockbox will make cash available to the company three days earlier than is currently the case. 1. Suppose that the bank offers to run the lockbox for a $20,000 compen
2. In preparing its May 31, 2004 bank reconciliation, Dogg Co. has the following information available: Balance per bank statement, 5/31/04 $27,000 Deposit in transit, 5/31/04 5,400 Outstanding checks, 5/31/04 4,900 Note collected