The following expenditures and receipts are related to land, land improvements, and buildings acquired for use in a business enterprise. The receipts are enclosed in parentheses.(a) Money borrowed to pay building contractor (signed a note) $(280,800)(b) Payment for construction from note proceeds 280,800 (c) Cost of land fill and clearing 12,020 (d) Delinquent real estate taxes on property assumed by purchaser 7,470 (e) Premium on 6-month insurance policy during construction 12,360 (f) Refund of 1-month insurance premium because construction completed early (2,060)(g) Architect’s fee on building 28,020 (h) Cost of real estate purchased as a plant site (land $208,600 and building $50,000) 258,600 (i) Commission fee paid to real estate agency 8,480 (j) Installation of fences around property 3,960 (k) Cost of razing and removing building 10,190 (l) Proceeds from salvage of demolished building (4,840)(m) Interest paid during construction on money borrowed for construction 12,880 (n) Cost of parking lots and driveways 18,540 (o) Cost of trees and shrubbery planted (permanent in nature) 13,540 (p) Excavation costs for new building 3,100 Identify each item by letter and list the items in columnar form, using the headings shown below. All receipt amounts should be reported in parentheses. For any amounts entered in the Other Accounts column, also indicate the account title. Item Land LandImprovements Building Other Accounts

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Asked Oct 29, 2019

The following expenditures and receipts are related to land, land improvements, and buildings acquired for use in a business enterprise. The receipts are enclosed in parentheses.

(a)  
Money borrowed to pay building contractor (signed a note)
  $(280,800 )
(b)  
Payment for construction from note proceeds
  280,800  
(c)  
Cost of land fill and clearing
  12,020  
(d)  
Delinquent real estate taxes on property assumed by purchaser
  7,470  
(e)  
Premium on 6-month insurance policy during construction
  12,360  
(f)  
Refund of 1-month insurance premium because construction completed early
  (2,060 )
(g)  
Architect’s fee on building
  28,020  
(h)  
Cost of real estate purchased as a plant site (land $208,600 and building $50,000)
  258,600  
(i)  
Commission fee paid to real estate agency
  8,480  
(j)  
Installation of fences around property
  3,960  
(k)  
Cost of razing and removing building
  10,190  
(l)  
Proceeds from salvage of demolished building
  (4,840 )
(m)  
Interest paid during construction on money borrowed for construction
  12,880  
(n)  
Cost of parking lots and driveways
  18,540  
(o)  
Cost of trees and shrubbery planted (permanent in nature)
  13,540  
(p)  
Excavation costs for new building
  3,100  


Identify each item by letter and list the items in columnar form, using the headings shown below. All receipt amounts should be reported in parentheses. For any amounts entered in the Other Accounts column, also indicate the account title.

 



Item   Land   Land
Improvements
  Building   Other Accounts
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