Base One Equipment (BOE) and Camping Supplies International (CSI) both sell tents. BOE purchases its
tents from a manufacturer for $96 each and then sells them for $180. It purchased 10,000 tents in 20X4.
CSI produces its own tents. In 20X4 CSI produced 10,000 tents. Costs were as follows:
Direct materials purchased $570,000
Direct materials used $520,000
Direct labor 290,000
Indirect labor 60,000
Other 40,000 150,000
Total cost of production $960,000
Assume that CSI had no beginning inventory of direct materials. There was no beginning inventory of
finished tents, but ending inventory consisted of 1,000 finished tents. Ending work-in-process inventory
Each company sold 9,000 tents for $1,620,000 in 20X4 and incurred the following selling and
Sales salaries and commissions $105,000
Depreciation on retail store 40,000
Total selling and administrative cost $185,000
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1. Prepare the inventories section of the balance sheet for December 31, 20X4, for BOE.
2. Prepare the inventories section of the balance sheet for December 31, 20X4, for CSI.
3. Using the cost of goods sold format on page 149 as a model, prepare an income statement for the
year 20X4 for BOE.
4. Using the cost of goods sold format on page 149 as a model, prepare an income statement for the
year 20X4 for CSI.
5. Summarize the differences between the financial statements of BOE, a merchandiser, and CSI, a
6. What purpose of a cost management system is being served by reporting the items in requirements
1 through 4?
The solution helps provide financial statements for manufacturing and merchandising companies.