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Communication Godwin Co. owns three delivery trucks. Details for each truck at the end of the most recent year follow: • At the beginning of the year, a hydraulic lift is added to Truck 1 at a cost of $4,500. The addition of the hydraulic lift will allow the company to deliver much larger objects than could previously be delivered. • At the beginning of the year, the engine of Truck 2 is overhauled at a cost of $5,000. The engine overhaul will extend the truck’s useful life by three years. Write a short memo to Godwin’s chief financial officer explaining the financial statement effects of the expenditures associated with Trucks 1 and 2.

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Chapter 10, Problem 10.5CP
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Godwin Co. owns three delivery trucks. Details for each truck at the end of the most recent year follow:

Chapter 10, Problem 10.5CP, Communication Godwin Co. owns three delivery trucks. Details for each truck at the end of the most

•    At the beginning of the year, a hydraulic lift is added to Truck 1 at a cost of $4,500. The addition of the hydraulic lift will allow the company to deliver much larger objects than could previously be delivered.

•    At the beginning of the year, the engine of Truck 2 is overhauled at a cost of $5,000. The engine overhaul will extend the truck’s useful life by three years.

Write a short memo to Godwin’s chief financial officer explaining the financial statement effects of the expenditures associated with Trucks 1 and 2.

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