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Sale of equipment Equipment was acquired at the beginning of the year at a cost of $600,000. The equipment was depreciated using the double-declining-balance method based on an estimated useful life of 16 years and an estimated residual value of $60,000. a. What was the depreciation for the first year? b. Assuming that the equipment was sold at the end of the second year for $480,000, determine the gain or loss on the sale of the equipment. c. Journalize the entry to record the sale.

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ISBN: 9781337272094

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Chapter 10, Problem 10.6APE
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Sale of equipment

Equipment was acquired at the beginning of the year at a cost of $600,000. The equipment was depreciated using the double-declining-balance method based on an estimated useful life of 16 years and an estimated residual value of $60,000.

  1. a. What was the depreciation for the first year?
  2. b. Assuming that the equipment was sold at the end of the second year for $480,000, determine the gain or loss on the sale of the equipment.
  3. c. Journalize the entry to record the sale.

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