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At January 1, 2020, Beidler Company reported retained earnings of $2,000,000. In 2020, Beidler discovered that 2019 depreciation expense was understated by $400,000. In 2020, net income was $900,000 and dividends declared were $250,000. The tax rate is 20%. Prepare a 2020 retained earnings statement for Beidler Company.

 

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