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Budget performance report for a cost center The Eastern District of Adelson Inc. is organized as a cost center. The budget for the Eastern District of Adelson Inc. for the month ended December 31 is as follows (in thousands): Sales salaries $819,840 System administration salaries 448,152 Customer service salaries 152,600 Billing salaries 98,760 Maintenance 271,104 Depreciation of plant and equipment 92,232 Insurance and property taxes 41,280 Total $1,923,968 During December, the costs incurred in the Eastern District were as follows: Sales salaries $ 818,880 System administration salaries 447,720 Customer service salaries 183,120 Billing salaries 98,100 Maintenance 273,000 Depreciation of plant and equipment 92,232 Insurance and property taxes 41,400 Total $1,954,452 Instructions 1. Prepare a budget performance report for the manager of the Eastern District of Adelson for the month of December. 2. For which costs might the supervisor be expected to request supplemental reports?

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Chapter 24, Problem 24.1BPR
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Budget performance report for a cost center

 The Eastern District of Adelson Inc. is organized as a cost center. The budget for the Eastern District of Adelson Inc. for the month ended December 31 is as follows (in thousands):

Sales salaries $819,840
System administration salaries 448,152
Customer service salaries 152,600
Billing salaries 98,760
Maintenance 271,104
Depreciation of plant and equipment 92,232
Insurance and property taxes 41,280
Total $1,923,968

 During December, the costs incurred in the Eastern District were as follows:

Sales salaries $ 818,880
System administration salaries 447,720
Customer service salaries 183,120
Billing salaries 98,100
Maintenance 273,000
Depreciation of plant and equipment 92,232
Insurance and property taxes 41,400
Total $1,954,452

 Instructions

  1. 1. Prepare a budget performance report for the manager of the Eastern District of Adelson for the month of December.
  2. 2. For which costs might the supervisor be expected to request supplemental reports?

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