STRAIGHT-LINE, DECLINING-BALANCE, SUM-OF-THE-YEARS'-DIGITS, AND MACRS METHODS A machine is purchased January 1 at a cost of $77,000. It is expected to serve for eight years and have a salvage value of $5,000. REQUIRED 1. Prepare a schedule showing depreciation for each of the eight years and the book value at the end of each year using the following methods: (a) Straight-line (b) Double-declining-balance (round to two decimal places) (c) Sum-of-the-years'-digits (round to two decimal places) 2. Assuming a seven-year class of property, compute MACRS depreciation expense for each year of the asset’s life.

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STRAIGHT-LINE, DECLINING-BALANCE, SUM-OF-THE-YEARS'-DIGITS, AND MACRS METHODS A machine is purchased January 1 at a cost of $77,000. It is expected to serve for eight years and have a salvage value of $5,000.

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  1. 1. Prepare a schedule showing depreciation for each of the eight years and the book value at the end of each year using the following methods:
    1. (a) Straight-line
    2. (b) Double-declining-balance (round to two decimal places)
    3. (c) Sum-of-the-years'-digits (round to two decimal places)
  2. 2. Assuming a seven-year class of property, compute MACRS depreciation expense for each year of the asset’s life.

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