property, equipment and intangible asset accounts, we have completed adjustments to the necessary accounts. During the year new office equipment was purchased at a cost of $2,697.50. We will calculate the difference between the accumulated Depreciation of office equipment balance and the office equipment account. We will then include the new office equipment to the balance, and then multiply the new balance by 20 percent using the declining-balance basis: NOTE (a) Office equipment DR. Depreciation
Chapter 12 Discussion Questions |12-1. |What are the important administrative considerations in the capital budgeting process? | | | | | |Important administrative considerations relate to: the search for and discovery of investment opportunities, the | | |collection of
plant asset includes all normal and reasonable expenditures necessary to get the asset in place and ready for its intended use. 3. Land is an asset with an unlimited life and, therefore, is not subject to depreciation. Land improvements have limited lives and are subject to depreciation. 4. Often the lump-sum or basket purchase includes assets with different lives that must be depreciated separately. Sometimes the purchase may include land, which is never depreciated. 5.
non-current assets d. property, plant and equipment 2. Able Company purchased land and incurred the following costs: Purchase price $1 000 000 Excavation costs 100 000 Removing old building 25 000 Broker fees 20 000 Cost of a parking lot 50 000 What is the cost of the land? a. $1 100 000 b. $1 195 000 c. $1 145 000 d. $1 125 000 3. Which of the following costs related to the purchase of production equipment incurred by ABC Company during 2013 would
possible accident loss on new factory machinery while the machinery was in transit. 3. Paid $850 sales taxes on new delivery truck. 4. Paid $17,500 for parking lots and driveways on new plant site. 5. Paid $250 to have company name and advertising slogan painted on new delivery truck. 6. Paid $8,000 for installation of new factory machinery. 7. Paid $900 for one-year accident insurance policy on new delivery truck. 8. Paid $75 motor vehicle license fee on the new truck. Instructions (a)
Groupe Ariel SA: Parity Conditions and Cross-Border Valuation Hints to case study questions: 1. Compute the NPV of Ariel-Mexico's recycling equipment in pesos by discounting incremental peso cash flows at a peso discount rate. How this NPV should be translated into Euros? Assume expected future inflation for France is 3% per year. 1.1. Review principles of estimating project cash flows. Suggested reading: Ch. 9 “Capital Budgeting and Cash Flow Analysis” in “Contemporary Financial
Property, Plant, and Equipment a.) Palfinger’s property would include the property that they have to store the forklifts and other large inventory that they have on. The equipment would include all equipment that is necessary to make the inventory that they sell such as the cranes. b.) This number represents the total of the plant, property, and equipment that Palfinger has. This number should be recorded as the historical cost that the plant, property and equipment was purchased at. This
replacing its existing mechanical drying equipment that had been originally placed into service in 1979 with more efficient equipment provided by Pressco, Inc. The consequences of this decision would have far reaching consequences as replacing the equipment could result in cost savings up to $560,000 annually. However, there were other critical factors to address before moving forward with the project. One of the most important factors to consider was the rumored new tax legislation that would, “(1) eliminate
erosion, should be treated as an incremental cash flow. These lost sales are included because they are a cost (a revenue reduction) that the firm must bear if it chooses to produce the new product. b. Yes, expenditures on plant and equipment should be treated as incremental cash flows. These are costs of the new product line.