27th Edition
WARREN + 5 others
ISBN: 9781337272094




27th Edition
WARREN + 5 others
ISBN: 9781337272094
Textbook Problem

LLC net income and statement of members’ equity

Marvel Media, LLC, has three members: WLKT Partners, Madison Sanders, and Observer Newspaper, LLC. On January 1, 20Y2r the three members had equity of $200,000, $40,000, and $160,000, respectively. WLKT Partners contributed an additional $50,000 to Marvel Media, LLC, on June 1, 20Y2. Madison Sanders received an annual salary allowance of $55,000 during 20Y2. The members’ equity accounts are also credited with 10% interest on each member's January 1 capital balance. Any remaining income is to be shared in the ratio of 4:3:3 among the three members. The revenues, expenses, and net income for Marvel Media, LLC, for 20Y2 were $1,260,000, $900,000, and $360,000, respectively. Amounts equal to the salary and interest allowances were withdrawn by the members.

  1. a. Determine the division of income among the three members.
  2. b. Prepare the journal entry to close the revenues, expenses, and withdrawals to the individual member equity accounts.
  3. c. Prepare a statement of members’ equity for 20Y2.
  4. d. What are the advantages of an income-sharing agreement for the members of this LLC?


To determine


It is that form of organization which is owned and managed by two or more persons who invest and share the profits and losses according to a pre-determined ratio.

To determine:  The division of income among the three members.


Working Note:

Interest Allowance @10% (1)

W’s share=($200,000×10100) =$20,000

M’s share=($40,000×<


To determine

To provide: The journal entries to close the revenues, expenses and withdrawals.


To determine

To prepare: A statement of members’ equity for 20Y2.


To determine

To explain: The advantages of having an income sharing agreement for the members of LLC.

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