[Solved] Assignment 218956


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Subject: Business    / Accounting
QuestionPresented below is a schedule of property dispositions for Hollerith Co.
Schedule of Property Dispositions
Cost    Accumulated Depreciation    Cash Proceeds    Fair Value    Nature of Disposition
Land    $40,000    —    $31,000    $31,000    Condemnation
Building    15,000    —    ??3,600    —    Demolition
Warehouse    70,000    $16,000    ?74,000    ?74,000    Destruction by fire
Machine    8,000    ??2,800    ????900    ??7,200    Trade-in
Furniture    10,000    ??7,850    —    ??3,100    Contribution
Automobile    9,000    ??3,460    ??2,960    ??2,960    SaleThe following additional information is available.Land: On February 15, a condemnation award was received as consideration for unimproved land held primarily as an investment, and on March 31, another parcel of unimproved land to be held as an investment was purchased at a cost of $35,000.Building: On April 2, land and building were purchased at a total cost of $75,000, of which 20% was allocated to the building on the corporate books. The real estate was acquired with the intention of demolishing the building, and this was accomplished during the month of November. Cash proceeds received in November represent the net proceeds from demolition of the building.Warehouse: On June 30, the warehouse was destroyed by fire. The warehouse was purchased January 2, 2014, and had depreciated $16,000. On December 27, the insurance proceeds and other funds were used to purchase a replacement warehouse at a cost of $90,000.Machine: On December 26, the machine was exchanged for another machine having a fair value of $6,300 and cash of $900 was received. (The exchange lacks commercial substance.)Furniture: On August 15, furniture was contributed to a qualified charitable organization. No other contributions were made or pledged during the year.Automobile: On November 3, the automobile was sold to Jared Winger, a stockholder.InstructionsIndicate how these items would be reported on the income statement of Hollerith Co.

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