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Cost Accounting problems for Pitt Chemical Co, Port Company, Hill Co.

Process costs Pitt Chemical Co. manufactures & sells Goody, a product that sells for $10 per pound. The mfg process also yields 1 pound of a waste product, called Baddy, in the production of every 10 pounds of Goody. Disposal of the waste product costs $1 per pound. During March, the company manufactured 200,000 pounds of Goo

Financial accounting: Ethan Allen Interiors; Swish Watch Corporation

Please complete the attached 2 practice problems. 1. PA2-2 Recording Transactions (in a Journal and T-Accounts), Preparing and Interpreting the Balance Sheet Ethan Allen Interiors Inc. is a leading manufacturer and retailer of home furnishings in 315 retail stores in the United States and abroad. The following is adapt

Cost Accounting Questions and 3 Cost Analysis Problems

1. Cost of goods manufactured during a period is obtained by taking the total manufacturing costs incurred during the period, adding, and subtracting the following inventories: Adding Subtracting a. Beginning finished goods inventory Ending finished goods inventory b. Beginning work in process inventory Ending fi

Financial Accounting

Prepare answers to the following attached practice problems. Financial Accounting: Tools for Business Decision Making: Chapter 2, Exercise 2-1 (page 80); 1. E2-1 The following are the major balance sheet classifications. Current assets (CA) Current liabilities

Bookkeeping for a small magazine company: Set up of Quickbooks

My friend is getting reaqdy to start a sole proprietorship of a magazine company in FL and decided to use Quickbooks for his business. He wants me to help enter in the new client information. However, I am a little uneasy with this because I don't have experience in Quickbooks. Should Quickbooks be setup first before I enter

Financial Accounting: 25 Problems

See attached file for full problems 1 of 25 Brennan's Company experienced an accounting event that was recorded in the company's general journal as indicated below: Which of the following choices accurately reflects how this event would affect Brennan's financial statements. 2 of 25 Before writing-off the uncollec

Hunt, Inc. Accounting for Sole Product and Planned Production

Hunt, Inc., uses a standard cost system when accounting for its sole product. Planned production is 60,000 process hours per month, which gives rise to the following per-unit standards: Variable overhead: 13 hours at $15 per hour Fixed overhead: 13 hours at $7 per hour During September, 5,100 units were produced and the comp

Bookkeeping for a small magazine business

Hi, A friend of mine is looking to launch a small magazine business and is wondering what kind of account she will need to handle bookkeeping services? What are the basic rules she will need to know for bookkeeping records like software, etc? Also, would single entry or double entry be best?

Cost Accounting: Breakeven Analysis for a Hospital

Scenario: Murillo Medical Institute operates a 100-bed hospital and offers a number of specialized medical services. Murillo's hospital facility and equipment are leased on a long-term basis. The hospital charges $100 per patient day. On the basis of past cost data Murillo has estimated its variable costs as $45.70 per patient d

13-4 Bor Co: relevant unit cost to make the part internally

The following standard costs pertain to a component part manufactured by Bor Company: Direct materials $ 2 Direct labor 14 Manufacturing overhead 50 Standard cost per unit $66 An outside supplier has offered to supply all of the parts needed by Bor Company for $50 each. The 50% of the manufacturing ove

Financial Accounting Matching

See attached document Listed below are several information characteristics, accounting principles, constraints, and assumptions. Match the letter of each with the appropriate phrase that states its application. (Items a through L may be used more than once or not at all.) a. Economic entity assumption

GMD Corporation's Flexible Budget

GMD Corporation's flexible budget performance report for last month shows that actual indirect materials cost, a variable overhead cost, was $28,194 and that the variance for indirect materials cost was $1,887 unfavorable. During that month, the company worked 11,100 machine-hours. Budgeted activity for the month had been 11,200

Taxation: R & R Partnership, classify expenses, deduction in first year

On July 1 of the current year, the R & R Partnership was formed to operate a bed and breakfast inn. The parnership paid $300 in legal fees for drafting the parnership agreement and $5000 for accounting fees related to organizing the entity. It also paid $10,000 in syndication costs to locate and secure investments from limited

Truck or Rail: Holding Costs vs. Shipping Cost

A shipment of parts valued at $75,000 needs to be shipped from Georgia to Alabama. They could be shipped by rail taking 15 days at a cost of $1575 or by truck taking 4 days at a cost of $2640. The annual holding cost rate for this type of item has been estimated at 22%. What option(s) is (are) more economical? There are more tha


Pls provide solutions to problem questions. thanks E14.4 Osage inc., has actual sales for June and July and forecast sales for august, September, October and November as follows: Actual June 4,150 units July 4,350 units Forecasted August 4,200 units Septem

Cost Accounting and Comparison

Neel help with the following problems. Book used Cost Management: Strategies for Business Decisions 3rd Ed. by Hilton. Problem 3.57 ~ Job Costs in a Service Company ON June 1, two jobs were in process at Top Notch Painters, Inc. Details of the jobs follow: Job No. Direct Material Direct Lab

Accounting Concepts Used by Non-profit Organizations

I need help getting started with a response to this question: Do you think some Non profit organizations are unable to process the elements of risk and cost benefit analysis of controls because they are Non profit organizations?


Maya Company uses activity-based costing. The company has two products: A and B. The annual production and sales of Product A is 10,000 units and of Product B is 4,000 units. There are three activity cost pools, with estimated total cost and expected activity as follows: Estimated Expected

Financial Reporting

When reviewing a financial report, why should information be reliable, relevant, consistent, and comparable? o In other words, why are these accounting characteristics important? o What kinds of problems could be created if a financial report is not reliable, relevant, consistent, or comparable?

Accounting Costs

Please see attached. Questions 1 and 2 are based on the following information: Poin Company recently incurred the following costs: (1) Purchase price of land and dilapidated building $280,000 (2) Real estate broker's commission 14,000 (3) Net demolition costs of dilapidated building 42,000 (4) Excavation costs for new

Cost Accounting: Battle Company, Han Furniture

Please see attached file: PROBLEM 1 Analyze job cost sheet and prepare entry for completed job. A job cost sheet of Battle Company is given below. a. Answer the following questions. 1. What are the source documents for direct materials, direct labor, and manufacturing overhead costs assigned to this job? 2. What is

Cost Accounting for Stellar Stairs and Mendocino Corporation

Stellar Stairs Co. of Poway designs and builds factory-made premium wooden stairs for homes. The manufactured stair components (spindles, risers, hangers, hand rails) permit installation of stairs of varying lengths and widths. All are of white oak wood. Its budgeted manufacturing overhead costs for the year 2006 are as follows.

Proposal for a Cost Accounting system for a new online business unit

Your team has been asked to present a proposal to management for developing a cost accounting system for the new online business unit of a merchandising company. Your final system must contain features designed to support the ability of both the new online business unit and the parent unit to measure the performance of the new b