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What is the formula to compute the predetermined overhead allocation rate?


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Predetermined Overhead Rate: Predetermined overhead rate is a measure used to allocate the estimated manufacturing overhead cost to the products or job orders during a particular period. This is generally evaluated at the beginning of each reportin...

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