Acc 422 Week 4 Wileyplus Assignment - Exercises

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ACC 422 Week 4 WileyPlus Assignment - Exercises
Business - Accounting

ACC422 Week 4 E11-4 P11-6 E12-16 P12-1
Intermediate Acc. 13e

E11-4 (Depreciation Computations—Five Methods) Wenner Furnace Corp. purchased machinery for $279,000 on May 1, 2010. It is estimated that it will have a useful life of 10 years, salvage value of $15,000, production of 240,000 units, and working hours of 25,000. During 2011 Wenner Corp. uses the machinery for 2,650 hours, and the machinery produces 25,500 units.

Instructions
From the information given, compute the depreciation charge for 2011 under each of the following methods. (Round to the nearest dollar.)
(a) Straight-line.
(b) Units-of-output.
(c) Working hours.
(d) Sum-of-the-years’-digits.
(e) Double-declining-balance.

P11-6 (Depletion, Timber, and Extraordinary Loss) Conan O’Brien Logging and Lumber Company owns 3,000 acres of timberland on the north side of Mount Leno, which was purchased in 1998 at a cost of $550 per acre. In 2010, O’Brien began selectively logging this timber tract. In May of 2010, Mount Leno erupted, burying the timberland of O’Brien under a foot of ash. All of the timber on the O’Brien tract was downed. In addition, the logging roads, built at a cost of $150,000, were destroyed, as well as the logging equipment, with a net book value of $300,000.

At the time of the eruption, O’Brien had logged 20% of the estimated 500,000 board feet of timber. Prior to the eruption, O’Brien estimated the land to have a value of $200 per acre after the timber was harvested. O’Brien includes the logging roads in the depletion base.

O’Brien estimates it will take 3 years to salvage the downed timber at a cost of $700,000. The timber can be sold for pulp wood at an estimated price of $3 per board foot. The value of the land is unknown, but must be considered nominal...
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