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Textbook Problem

Prepare the cost of goods sold section for Joseph’s Gift Shop. The following amounts are known:

Beginning merchandise inventory $ 20,000
Ending merchandise inventory 15,000
Purchases 171,000

To determine

Prepare the cost of goods sold section for Company J.

Explanation

Cost of goods sold:

Cost of goods sold is the total of all the manufacturing expenses incurred by a company to sell the goods during the given period.

The beginning inventory is added to purchases for calculating cost of goods that is available for sale. The ending inventory is deducted from cost of goods that is available for sale to calculate cost of goods sold.

The cost of goods sold section for Company J is prepared as follows:

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