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Percentage of Credit Sales

Roeker Company provides information systems consultation services to large companies in the

Chicagoland area. Due to a dip in the economy, Roeker has increased the percentage of credit sales which it believes will be uncollectible from 3.0% to 3.2% for 2019. Roeker’s consulting services provided revenues of $700,000 in 2019. During 2020, Roeker has write-offs of $750 related to goods purchased in 2019. Prior to the write-off for the $750 default, Roeker’s accounts receivable and allowance for doubtful accounts balances were $480,000 and $232 (credit), respectively.

Required:

1. Prepare the journal entry to record the defaulted account.

2. Prepare the adjusting entry to record the bad debt expense for 2019.

To determine

(a)

Credit Sales Method:

The method named percentage of credit sales method is the method in which the bad debts are computed on the basis of percentage of sales.

The journal entry for the defaulted account.

Explanation

The Rocker Company has credit sales of $7,00,000 and the estimation of default is 3.2% at the year end and a default of $750 occurs related to past year. This is given in the question

To determine

(b)

Credit Sales Method:

The method named percentage of credit sales method is the method in which the bad debts are computed on the basis of percentage of sales.

The adjusting journal entry for the bad debt expense.

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