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ADJUSTMENT FOR MERCHANDISE INVENTORY USING T ACCOUNTS: PERIODIC INVENTORY SYSTEM Doran May owns and operates the Chocolate Moose Ice Cream stand. His beginning inventory as of January 1, 20--, was $33,000, and his ending inventory as of December 31, 20--, was $36,000. Set up T accounts for Merchandise Inventory and Income Summary and perform the year-end adjustment for Merchandise Inventory.

To determine

Prepare T-accounts for merchandise inventory and income summary and perform the year-end adjustment for merchandise inventory.

Explanation

Adjustments for merchandise inventory- Periodic inventory system:

The purchase account is debited and cash or accounts payable is credited, if merchandise inventory is purchased and, cash or accounts receivables account is debited and sales account is credited, if merchandise inventory is sold under periodic inventory system.

T-account:

T-account is the form of the ledger account, where the journal entries are posted to this account...

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