Brighton Corp. bought an oil rig exactly 6 years ago for $113,000,000. Brighton depreciates oil rigs straight line over 10 years assuming no salvage value. The rig was just sold to British Petroleum for $34,000,000. What Capital Gain/Loss will Brighton report on this transaction?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com September 20, 2018, 8:19 pm ad1c9bdddf - https://brainmass.com/economics/finance/575200
Purchase Price = $113,000,000
Depreciation per year = (Purchase Price - salvage value ) / ...
The solution helps to calculate capital gain/loss of Brighton Corp. with step-by-step workings.