27th Edition
WARREN + 5 others
ISBN: 9781337272094




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

Admitting new partners

Myles Eller and Crystal Santori are partners who share in the income equally and have capital balances of $210,000 and 562,500, respectively. Etter, with the consent of Santori, sells one-third of his interest to Lonnie Davis. What entry is required by the partnership if the sales price is (a) 560,000? (b) $80,000?

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.

Forming a Partnership

While forming the partnership, the contribution of assets by partners are debited to the partnership assets account; whereas the liabilities of the partnerships are credited to the partnership’s liabilities account, and the net amount of the investments of partners are credited to the partners’ individual capital account.

(a) and (b)

To record:  The journal entry by the partnership, when the sale price is $60,000 and $80,000.


Working Capital:

E sold one-third of his interest to D       ($210,000 × 1

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