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Partnership Accounting and Taxation

EZ Manufacturing Company is a partnership among Yolando Gonzales, Willie Todd and Linda Yeager. The partnership contract states that partnership profits will be split equally among three partners. During the current year Gonzales withdrew $25,000, Todd withdrew $23,000 and Yeager withdrew $30,000. Net income of E-Z manufacturing company is $180,000.

a. Calculate each partner's share of net income for the period.
b. Describe the effects, if any, that partnership operations would have on the individual tax returns of the partners.
c. Prepare a statement of partners' equity for the year. Assume that partners' capital accounts had beginning balances of $50,000, $60,000 and $40,000 for Gonzales, Todd and Yeager.

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Please see the attached Excel 97-2003 spreadsheet for format and formulas.

EZ Manufacturing Company is a partnership among Yolando Gonzales, Willie Todd and Linda Yeager.Ã? Ã? The partnership contract states that partnership profits will be split equally among three partners.Ã? Ã? During the current year Gonzales withdrew $25,000, Todd withdrew $23,000 and Yeager withdrew $30,000.Ã? Ã? 

Net income of E-Z manufacturing company is $180,000.

a. Calculate each partner's share of net income for the ...

Solution Summary

This solution illustrates how to calculate each partner's share in net income and its effect on their tax returns, and to prepare a statement of partners' equity.

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