SOLVED:(Determine Cash Balance) Presented below are a number of independent situations. For each individual situation, determine the amount that should be reported as cash.




Question 1   (Determine Cash Balance) Presented below are a number of independent situations. For each individual situation, determine the amount that should be reported as cash. 1. Checking account balance $925,000; certificate of deposit $1,400,000; cash advance to subsidiary of $980,000; utility deposit paid to gas company $180. 2. Checking account balance $500,000; an overdraft in special checking account at same bank as normal checking account of $17,000; cash held in a bond sinking fund $200,000; petty cash fund $300; coins and currency on hand $1,350.   3. Checking account balance $590,000; postdated check from customer $11,000; cash restricted due to maintaining compensating balance requirement of $100,000; certified check from customer $9,800; postage stamps on hand $620. 4. Checking account balance at bank $42,000; money market balance at mutual fund (has checking privileges) $48,000; NSF check received from customer $800.  5. Checking account balance $700,000; cash restricted for future plant expansion $500,000; short-term Treasury bills $180,000; cash advance received from customer $900 (not included in checking account balance); cash advance of $7,000 to company executive, payable on demand; refundable deposit of $26,000 paid to federal government to guarantee performance on construction contract.
Cash held in a bond sinking fund is restricted. Assuming that the bonds are noncurrent, the restricted cash is also reported as noncurrent.     EXERCISE 7-2 (Continued)
Week 3 Question 1 E9-1  (Lower of Cost or Market) The inventory of Oheto Company on December 31, 2011, consists of the following items.   Part No. Quantity Cost per Unit Cost to
Replace per Unit   110   600   $95   $100     111   1,000   60   52     112   500   80   76     113   200   170   180     120   400   205   208     a121   1,600   16   14     122   300    240   235     a Part No. 121 is obsolete and has a realizable value of $0.50 each as a scrap.     (a) $334,300     (b) $340,500         Question 2 E9-12 (Gross Profit Method) Astaire Company uses the gross profit method to estimate inventory for monthly reporting purposes. Presented below is information for the month of May.   Inventory, May 1 $160,000             WEEK 4 Question 1 E11-4   Correct.       (Depreciation Computations–Five Methods) Wenner Furnace Corp. purchased machinery for $279,000 on May 1, 2010. It is estimated that it will have a useful life of 10 years, salvage value of $15,000, production of 240,000 units, and working hours of 25,000. During 2011 Wenner Corp. uses the machinery for 2,650 hours, and the machinery produces 25,500 units. From the information given, compute the depreciation charge for 2011 under each of the following methods. (a) Straight-line.       $     (b) Units-of-output. (Round depreciation cost per unit to 2 decimal places, i.e. 12.25 and and final answer to 0 decimal places, i.e. 25,240.)       $     (c) Working hours.       $     (d) Sum-of-the-years’-digits.       $     (e) Declining-balance (use 20% as the annual rate).       $   Question 2 P11-6   (Depletion, Timber, and Extraordinary Loss)   WEEK 5   Question 1 E13-13   Correct.     (Contingencies) Presented below are three independent situations. Answer the question at the end of each situation.

During 2010, Maverick Inc. became involved in a tax dispute with the IRS. Maverick’s attorneys have indicated that they believe it is probable that Maverick will lose this dispute. They also believe that Maverick will have to pay the IRS between $800,000 and $1,400,000. After the 2010 financial statements were issued, the case was settled with the IRS for $1,200,000. What amount, if any, should be reported as a liability for this contingency as of December 31, 2010?


On October 1, 2010, Holmgren Chemical was identified as a potentially responsible party by the Environmental Protection Agency. Holmgren’s management along with its counsel have concluded that it is probable that Holmgren will be responsible for damages, and a reasonable estimate of these damages is $6,000,000. Holmgren’s insurance policy of $9,000,000 has a deductible clause of $500,000. How should Holmgren Chemical report this information in its financial statements at December 31, 2010?

Loss –     Long-term debt  Accrued  Accounts payable  Not recorded  Insurance recovery –     Long-term debt  Accounts payable  Not recorded  Accrued

Shinobi Inc. had a manufacturing plant in Darfur, which was destroyed in the civil war. It is not certain who will compensate Shinobi for this destruction, but Shinobi has been assured by governmental officials that it will receive a definite amount for this plant. The amount of the compensation will be less than the fair value of the plant, but more than its book value. How should the contingency be reported in the financial statements of Shinobi Inc.?

Long-term debt  Accounts payable  Accrued  Not recorded  Question 2 P13-9   Correct.   (Premium Entries and Financial Statement Presentation) Sycamore Candy Company offers a CD single as a premium for every five candy bar wrappers presented by customers together with $2.50. The candy bars are sold by the company to distributors for 30 cents each. The purchase price of each CD to the company is $2.25; in addition it costs 50 cents to mail each CD. The results of the premium plan for the years 2010 and 2011 are as follows. (All purchases and sales are for cash.)     2010 2011   CDs purchased 250,000   330,000     Candy bars sold 2,895,400   2,743,600     Wrappers redeemed 1,200,000   1,500,000     2010 wrappers expected to be redeemed in 2011 290,000         2011 wrappers expected to be redeemed in 2012     350,000                 Prepare the journal entries that should be made in 2010 and 2011 to record the transactions related to the premium plan of the Sycamore Candy Company. (For multiple debit/credit entries, list amounts from largest to smallest, e.g. 10, 8, 6.) Description/Account Debit Credit 2010         Cash  Sales  Premium expense  Liability for premiums  Inventory of premium CD’s                 Sales  Liability for premiums  Cash  Inventory of premium CD’s  Premium expense    (To record the purchase of CD’s.)     Inventory of premium CD’s  Cash  Sales  Premium expense  Liability for premiums                  Premium expense  Liability for premiums  Sales  Inventory of premium CD’s  Cash    (To record the sale of candy bars.)             Inventory of premium CD’s  Liability for premiums  Premium expense  Sales  Cash                                   Inventory of premium CD’s  Cash  Sales  Liability for premiums  Premium expense    (To record the redemption of wrappers, the receipt of cash & the mailing of CD’s.)     Inventory of premium CD’s  Premium expense  Liability for premiums  Cash  Sales                 Cash  Premium expense  Liability for premiums  Inventory of premium CD’s  Sales    (To record the estimated liability for premium claims outstanding