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Preparing a Multiple Step Income Statement

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Multiple-step income statement.
Presented below is information related to Gregg Company.

Retained earnings, December 31, 2005 $ 650,000
Sales 1,600,000
Selling and administrative expenses 240,000
Hurricane loss (pre-tax) on plant (extraordinary item) 250,000
Cash dividends declared on common stock 33,600
Cost of goods sold 960,000
Gain resulting from computation error on depreciation charge in 2004 (pre-tax) 520,000
Other revenue 60,000
Other expenses 50,000

Instructions
Prepare in good form a multiple-step income statement for the year 2005. Assume a 30% tax rate and that 100,000 shares of common stock were outstanding during the year.

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This solution prepares a good form in a multiple step income statement for the year 2005. It contains all transactions made with a 30% tax rate and a consideration that 100,000 shares of common stock were outstanding during the year.

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