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Brief Exercise Debt Issued at a Discount (Straight Line)

On January 1, 2020, Mayor Company issued 40,000 5-ycar bonds with a $1,000 par value each. The market values the bonds at $30,000 less than the face value of the bonds. The stated rate of interest is 6%, and interest is paid annually on December 31.

Required:

Prepare the necessary journal entry on December 31, 2020, assuming the straight-line method is followed.

To determine

Concept introduction:

Bonds:

Bonds are debt instruments issued by the borrower company to its lenders. Bonds are issued at a specified rate of interest and for a specified time period. The bondholders get a fixed rate of interest on the bonds and repayment of the bonds at the maturity date.

Amortization of Bonds premium or discount:

Bonds may be issued at a premium or discount. The premium or discount on issue of binds is amortized or the life of bonds using the straight line or effective rate methods.

To prepare:

The journal entry as on Dec. 31, 2020.

Explanation

The journal entry as on Dec. 31, 2020 is explained as follows:

Journal Entries
Date Account Titles Debit Credit
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