4 DOC INT ACCT QUIZ 1 - Kirk's $5,000,000 comprehensive...

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(TCO D) Edge Company's salaried employees are paid biweekly. Occasionally, advances made to employees are paid back by payroll deductions. Information relating to salaries for the calendar year 2011 is as follows: At December 31, 2011, what amount should Edge report for accrued salaries payable? Your Answer: $90,000. CORRECT $84,000. $72,000. $25,000. Instructor Explanation: $650,000 + $65,000 - $625,000 = $90,000. Chapter 13. Points Received: 4 of 4 5. Question: (TCO D) In March 2011, an explosion occurred at Kirk Co.'s plant, causing damage to area properties. By May 2011, no claims had yet been asserted against Kirk. Kirk's management and legal counsel, however, concluded that it was reasonably possible that Kirk would be held responsible for negligence, and that $4,000,000 would be a reasonable estimate of the damages.
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Unformatted text preview: Kirk's $5,000,000 comprehensive public liability policy contains a $400,000 deductible clause. In Kirk's December 31, 2010 financial statements, for which the auditor's fieldwork was completed in April 2011, how should this casualty be reported? Your Answer: As a note disclosing a possible liability of $4,000,000. As an accrued liability of $400,000. As a note disclosing a possible liability of $400,000. CORRECT No note disclosure of accrual is required for 2010 because the event occurred in 2011. Instructor Explanation: As a concept, this contingent liability is possible to occur. Thus, note disclosure is required. Chapter 13. Points Received...
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This note was uploaded on 10/14/2010 for the course ACCT 1234 taught by Professor Gor during the Spring '10 term at DeVry Bellevue.

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