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Cost of Insurance Plans Johnson Company is considering three different time periods for an insurance policy on its main office building. The premiums on a fire insurance policy covering the building for the amount of $2,000,000 on a 1-year, 3-year, and 5-year basis are as follows: In each case, the entire premium for the full term of the policy is payable at the beginning of the year in which the policy is purchased. Required: Evaluate the present value of the annual cost of each insurance plan assuming a 12% compounded annual discount rate. Which plan do you recommend? State the savings for the company.

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Cost of Insurance Plans

Johnson Company is considering three different time periods for an insurance policy on its main office building. The premiums on a fire insurance policy covering the building for the amount of $2,000,000 on a 1-year, 3-year, and 5-year basis are as follows:

Chapter M, Problem 3C, Cost of Insurance Plans Johnson Company is considering three different time periods for an insurance

In each case, the entire premium for the full term of the policy is payable at the beginning of the year in which the policy is purchased.

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Evaluate the present value of the annual cost of each insurance plan assuming a 12% compounded annual discount rate. Which plan do you recommend? State the savings for the company.

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