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Lower-of-cost-or-market inventory Data on the physical inventory of Katus Products Co. as of December 31 follows: Quantity and cost data from the last purchases invoice of the year and the next-to-the-last purchases invoice are summarized as follows: Instructions Determine the inventory at cost and also at the lower of cost or market applied on an item-by-item basis, using the first-in, first-out method. Record the appropriate unit costs on the inventory sheet, and complete the pricing of the inventory. When there are two different unit costs applicable to an item, proceed as follows: 1. Draw a line through the quantity, and insert the quantity and unit cost of the last purchase. 2. On the following line, insert the quantity and unit cost of the next-to-the-last purchase. 3. Total the cost and market columns and insert the lower of the two totals in the LCM column. The first item on the inventory sheet has been completed as an example.

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ISBN: 9781337902663
Chapter 6, Problem 6PB
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Lower-of-cost-or-market inventory

Data on the physical inventory of Katus Products Co. as of December 31 follows:

Chapter 6, Problem 6PB, Lower-of-cost-or-market inventory Data on the physical inventory of Katus Products Co. as of , example  1

Quantity and cost data from the last purchases invoice of the year and the next-to-the-last purchases invoice are summarized as follows:

Chapter 6, Problem 6PB, Lower-of-cost-or-market inventory Data on the physical inventory of Katus Products Co. as of , example  2

Instructions

Determine the inventory at cost and also at the lower of cost or market applied on an item-by-item basis, using the first-in, first-out method. Record the appropriate unit costs on the inventory sheet, and complete the pricing of the inventory. When there are two different unit costs applicable to an item, proceed as follows:

  1. 1. Draw a line through the quantity, and insert the quantity and unit cost of the last purchase.
  2. 2. On the following line, insert the quantity and unit cost of the next-to-the-last purchase.
  3. 3. Total the cost and market columns and insert the lower of the two totals in the LCM column. The first item on the inventory sheet has been completed as an example.

Chapter 6, Problem 6PB, Lower-of-cost-or-market inventory Data on the physical inventory of Katus Products Co. as of , example  3

To determine

Compute the value of inventory using first in first out method under lower-of-cost-or-market inventory.

Explanation of Solution

Lower-of-cost-or-market value:

The lower-of-cost-or-market value is a method which requires the reporting of the ending merchandise inventory in the financial statement of a company, at its current market value (net realizable value) or at its historical cost price, whichever is less.

The above table shows the applying the lower-of-cost-or-market method to each inventory item (A54, C77, F66, H83, K12, Q58, S36, V97 and Y88)...

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