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Research and Analysis Using the Annual Report Obtain Verizon Communications, Inc.’s 2016 annual report either through the "Investor Relations" portion of its website (do a web search for Verizon Communications investor relations) or go to www.sec.gov and click "Company Filings Search" under "Filings." Required: What is the change in accumulated depreciation for the most recent year? Is this change explained by the depreciation and amortization expense reported? If not, what other items might cause accumulated depreciation to change?

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Chapter 7, Problem 80.6C
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Research and Analysis Using the Annual Report

Obtain Verizon Communications, Inc.’s 2016 annual report either through the "Investor Relations" portion of its website (do a web search for Verizon Communications investor relations) or go to www.sec.gov and click "Company Filings Search" under "Filings."

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What is the change in accumulated depreciation for the most recent year? Is this change explained by the depreciation and amortization expense reported? If not, what other items might cause accumulated depreciation to change?

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