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Effect of Estimates of Life and Residual Value on Depreciation Expense Hattiesburg Manufacturing purchased a new computer-integrated system to manufacture a group of fabricated metal and plastic products. The equipment was purchased from Bessemer Systems at a cost of $550,000. As a basis for determining annual depreciation expense, Hattiesburg’s controller requests estimates of the expected life and residual value for the new equipment. The engineering and production departments submit the following divergent estimates: Before considering depreciation expense for the new equipment, Hattiesburg Manufacturing has net income in the amount of $250,000. Hattiesburg uses the straight-line method of depreciation. Required: Ignoring income taxes, what will be the effect on net income of including a full year’s depreciation expense based on the engineering estimates? Based on the production estimates?

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Effect of Estimates of Life and Residual Value on Depreciation Expense

Hattiesburg Manufacturing purchased a new computer-integrated system to manufacture a group of fabricated metal and plastic products. The equipment was purchased from Bessemer Systems at a cost of $550,000. As a basis for determining annual depreciation expense, Hattiesburg’s controller requests estimates of the expected life and residual value for the new equipment. The engineering and production departments submit the following divergent estimates:

Chapter 7, Problem 79.2C, Effect of Estimates of Life and Residual Value on Depreciation Expense Hattiesburg Manufacturing

Before considering depreciation expense for the new equipment, Hattiesburg Manufacturing has net income in the amount of $250,000. Hattiesburg uses the straight-line method of depreciation.

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Ignoring income taxes, what will be the effect on net income of including a full year’s depreciation expense based on the engineering estimates? Based on the production estimates?

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