Reference no: EM13774
Purchased merchandise from Abilene Company for $6,000 under credit terms of 1/10, n/30, FOB destination, invoice dated August 1.
- At Abilene's request, Stone paid $220 cash for freight charges on the August 1 purchase, reducing the amount owed to Abilene.
- Sold merchandise to Lux Corp. for $4,200 under credit terms of 2/10, n/60, FOB destination, invoice dated August 5. The merchandise had cost $2,999.
- Purchased merchandise from Welch Corporation for $5,300 under credit terms of 1/10, n/45, FOB shipping point, invoice dated August
- The invoice showed that at Stone's request, Welch paid the $240 shipping charges and added that amount to the bill. (Hint: Discounts are not applied to freight and shipping charges.)
- Paid $130 cash for shipping charges related to the August 5 sale to Lux Corp.
- Lux returned merchandise from the August 5 sale that had cost Stone $500 and been sold for $700. The merchandise was restored to inventory.
- After negotiations with Welch Corporation concerning problems with the merchandise purchased on August 8, Stone received a credit memorandum from Welch granting a price reduction of $800.
- Received balance due from Lux Corp. for the August 5 sale less the return on August 10.
- Paid the amount due Welch Corporation for the August 8 purchase less the price reduction granted.
- Sold merchandise to Trax Co. for $3,600 under credit terms of 1/10, n/30, FOB shipping point, invoice dated August 19. The merchandise had cost $2,498.
- Trax requested a price reduction on the August 19 sale because the merchandise did not meet specifications. Stone sent Trax a $600 credit memorandum to resolve the issue.
- Received Trax's cash payment for the amount due from the August 19 sale.
- Paid Abilene Company the amount due from the August 1 purchase.
1. Prepare the necessary journal entries for Stone Company, which is a merchandising company that uses the perpetual system.1. Evaluate the company's net sales for the year.
2. Determine the company's total cost of merchandise purchased for the year
3. Prepare a multiple-step income statement that includes separate categories for selling expenses and for general and administrative expenses.
4. Prepare a single-step income statement that includes these expense categories: cost of goods sold, general, selling expenses and administrative expenses.