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# UGBA 102A Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Accounts Receivable, Net IncomeExam

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UGBA 102A
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Briginshaw
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Kousha Modanlou
UGBA 102A
October 5, 2018
Chapter 6 Homework: Page 309 Q7,9; Page 310-311 MC1,5; Page 312, 314, 315 E6-2, E6-7,
E6-13
Page 309
Q7: The allowance method of accounting for bad debts is designed to satisfy the matching
principle by basing the bad debt expense on an estimate of uncollectible accounts.
Q9: The write-off of bad debts using the allowance method causes
a. Net income to be unaffected
b. Net accounts receivable to be unaffected because asset and contra-asset are both
decreased
Page 310-311
MC1: B
MC5: C
Page 312, 314, 315
E6-2: Sales Revenue = (\$3000 + \$9000 + \$4000)= \$16,000
Less: Sales discounts (\$9,000 x 0.03) + (4000 x 0.03)= \$390
Less: Credit card discounts (\$3000 x 0.02)= 60
Thus, Net sales: \$16,000-390-60= \$15,550
E6-7
a. Sept. 29 Allowance for doubtful accounts (-XA, +A) \$4000
Accounts Receivable (-A) \$4000
To write off a specific bad debt
b. Bad debt expense (+E, -SE) (\$1,300,000 x 0.01)= \$13,000
Allowance for doubtful accounts (+XA, -A) \$13,000
To record estimated bad debt expense
E6-13
Aged Accounts Receivable Estimated % Uncollectible Estimated Amount Uncollectible
Not yet due 2.5 \$7375
Up to 120 days past due 11 \$6050
More than 120 days past due 30 \$ 5400
Estimated Balance in Allowance for Doubtful Accounts \$18,825