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# Statement of Cash Flows for Elbert Company

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The income statement of Elbert Company is presented here.

ELBERT COMPANY
Income Statement
For the Year Ended November 30, 2008
Sales \$7,700,000
Cost of goods sold
Beginning inventory \$1,900,000
Purchases 4,400,000
Goods available for sale 6,300,000
Ending inventory 1,400,000
Total cost of goods sold 4,900,000
Gross profit 2,800,000
Operating expenses
Selling expenses 450,000
Net income \$1,650,000

1. Accounts receivable increased \$250,000 during the year, and inventory decreased \$500,000.

2. Prepaid expenses increased \$150,000 during the year.

3. Accounts payable to suppliers of merchandise decreased \$340,000 during the year.

4. Accrued expenses payable decreased \$100,000 during the year.

5. Administrative expenses include depreciation expense of \$90,000.

Hint:
Prepare the operating activities section?indirect method.

Instructions
Prepare the operating activities section of the statement of cash flows for the year ended November 30, 2008, for Elbert Company, using the indirect method.

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The solution explains how to prepare the operating activities section using the indirect method

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## Elbert Company: Cash flow statement

12-3A) the income statement of Elbert Company is presented here:

Elbert Company
Income Statement
For the year ended November 30,2007

Sales \$ 7,700,000
Cost of goods sold
Beginning inventory \$1,900,000
Purchases \$4,400,000

Goods available for sale \$6,300,000
Ending inventory \$1,400,000

Total of goods sold \$ 4,900,000

Gross Profit \$ 2,800,000
Operating Expenses
Selling expenses \$450,000

Net Income \$ 1,650,000