E.5.9.The currents assets and liabilities sections of the balance sheet of Allesandro Scarlatti Co appears as follows :
Allesandro Scarlatti Co
Balance Sheet (Partial)
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Cash $ 40,000 Accounts payable $ 61,000
Account Receivable $ 89,000 Notes payable
Allowance for doubtful $ (7,000) $ 128,000
Inventories $ 171,000
The following errors in the corporation’s accounting have been discovered
•January 2005 cash disbursements entered as of December 2004, included payments of accounts payable in the amount of $ 39,000, on which a cash discount of 2 % was taken.
•The inventory included $ 27,000 of merchandise that had been received at December 31 but for which no purchase invoices had been received or entered. Of this amount, $ 12,000 had been received on consignment, the remainder was purchased FOB destination, terms 2/10, n/30.
•Sales for the first four days in January 2005 in the amount of $ 30,000 were entered in the sales book as of December 31,2004. Of these, $ 21,500 were sales on account and the remainder were cash sales.
•Cash not including cash sales, collected in January 2005 and entered as of December 31,2004, totaled $ 35,324. Of this amount, $ 23,324 was received on account after cash discounts of 2 % had been deducted, the remainder represented the proceeds of a bank loan.
a.Restate the currents assets and liabilities sections of the balance sheet in accordance with good accounting practice. (assume that both accounts receivable and accounts payable are recorded gross).
State the net effect of your adjustments on Allesandro Scarlatti Co’s retained earnings balance.
P.5-3.The adjusted trial balance of Side Kicks Co and other related information for the year 2004 is presented below :
Side Kicks Company
Adjusted Trial Balance
December 31, 2004
Account Receivable 163,500
Allowance for doubtful accounts 8,700
Prepaid insurance 5,900
Long term investments 339,000
Construction work in progress 124,000
Accumulated depreciation of equipment 140,000
Unamortized discount on bonds payable 20,000
Account payable 148,000
Accrued expenses 49,200
Notes payable 94,000
Bonds payable 400,000
Capital stock 500,000
Premium on capital stock 45,000
$ 1,522,900 $ 1,522,900
Additional information :
1.The inventory has a replacement market value of $ 353,000. The LIFO method of inventory value is used.
2.The cost and fair value of the long term investments that consist of stocks and bonds is the same.
3.The amount of the construction work in progress account represents the costs expended to date on a building in the process of construction. (The company rents factory space at the present time). The land on which the building is being constructed cost $ 85,000, as shown in the trial balance.
4.The patents were purchased by the company at a cost of $ 40,000 and are being amortized on a straight line basis.
5.Of the unamortized discount on bonds payable, $ 2,000 will be amortized in 2005
6.The notes payable represent bank loans that are secured by long term investments carried at $ 120,000. These bank loans are due in 2005
7.The bonds payable bear interest at 11 % payable every December 31, and are due January 1, 2015.
8.600,000 shares of common stock of a par value of $ 1 were authorized, of which 500,000 shares were issued and outstanding.
Prepare a balance sheet of December 31, 2004, so that all important information is fully disclosed.