Asked Jan 26, 2020

For Warren Corporation, year-end plan assets were $2,000,000. At the beginning of the year, plan assets were $1,780,000. During the year, contributions to the pension fund were $120,000, and benefits paid were $200,000. Compute Warren's actual return on plan assets


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Actual return: Return of gain or loss an investor earned on an investment portfolio.


Return on plan assets: It is an earning of interest, dividends, and any capital gains generated on the investment of plan assets, created for paying retirement benefits obligations of employees.

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