   # Haiku Inc. issued \$600,000 of 10-year bonds with a stated rate of 11% when the market rate was 12%. The bonds pay interest semi-annually. Prepare the first three years of an amortization schedule. Assume that the bonds were issued for \$565,710. FindFindarrow_forward

### Principles of Accounting Volume 1

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### Principles of Accounting Volume 1

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ISBN: 9781947172685
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## Haiku Inc. issued \$600,000 of 10-year bonds with a stated rate of 11% when the market rate was 12%. The bonds pay interest semi-annually. Prepare the first three years of an amortization schedule. Assume that the bonds were issued for \$565,710.

To determine

Concept introduction:

Bonds:

are defined as debt instruments which are usually issued by the company that borrows to its lenders. They are issued at a rate of interest that is specified and for a specified period of time. The bondholders receive a fixed rate of interest on the bonds and the repayment of the bonds is made at the maturity date.

Amortization of Bonds discount or premium:

The Bonds can be issued at a discount or premium. The discount or premium on issue of bonds or the life of bonds is amortized using the effective rate methods or the straight line method.

To prepare:

The amortization table.

### Explanation of Solution

The amortization table is prepared as follows:

• The Cash interest payment is calculated as Par value × Interest rate × period = 600000× 11%/2 = \$33000 for each semiannual period
• The interest expense for each period is calculated as 6% of the beginning carrying balance of the bond for that period...

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