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    The Jupiter Corporation has a gross profit of $700,000 and $240,000 in depreciation expense. The Saturn Corporation also has $700,000 in gross profit, with $40,000 in depreciation expense. Selling and administrative expense is $160,000 for each company.

    Given the tax rate is 40 percent, compute cash flow for both companies. Explain the difference in cash flow between the two firms.

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    The Jupiter Corporation has a gross profit of $700,000 and $240,000 in depreciation expense. The Saturn Corporation also has $700,000 in gross profit, with $40,000 in depreciation expense. Selling and administrative expense is $160,000 for each company.

    Given the tax ...

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    This solution is comprised of a detailed explanation to compute cash flow for both companies.

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