Prin1-FINAL - FALL2010-Prin1-FINAL 1 The term"double...

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FALL2010-Prin1-FINAL 1. The term "double taxation" refers to which of the following: A. A sole proprietorship must pay income taxes on its net income and the owner is also required to pay income taxes on withdrawals. B. In a partnership, both partners are required to claim their share of net income on their tax returns. C. Corporations must pay income taxes on their net income, and their stockholders must pay income taxes on their dividends. D. A sole proprietorship must pay income taxes to both the state government and the federal government. 2. Which of the following is not considered an advantage of the corporate form of business organization? A. Ability to raise capital. B. Government regulation. C. Ease of transferability of ownership. D. Continuity of existence. 3. Which of the following entities would have the "Paid-in Capital in Excess" account in the equity section of the balance sheet? A. A sole proprietorship. B. A city. C. A corporation. D. A partnership. 4. Which of the following terms designates the maximum number of shares of stock that a corporation may issue? A. number of shares outstanding B. number of shares authorized C. treasury stock D. number of shares issued 5. Which of the following statements best describes the term "par value?" A. an amount used in determining a corporation's legal capital. B. the amount that must be paid to purchase a share of stock. C. determined by dividing total stockholder's equity by the number of shares of stock. D. the number of shares currently in the hands of stockholders.
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6. Flint Corp. issued 10,000 shares of no-par stock for $150,000. Flint was authorized to issue 25,000 shares. What effect will this event have on the company's accounting equation? A. Increase assets by $375,000 increase, equity by $375,000. B. Increase assets by $150,000, increase net income by $150,000. C. Increase assets by $150,000, increase equity by $150,000. D. Both B and C. 7. Flint Company issued 2,000 shares of $10 par value common stock at a market price of $16. As a result of this accounting event, the amount of stockholders' equity would A. increase by $12,000. B. be unaffected. C. increase by $32,000. D. increase by $20,000. 8. Madison Co. paid dividends of $3,000; $6,000; and $10,000 during 2007, 2008 and 2009, respectively. The company had 500 shares of preferred stock outstanding that paid a $10 per share cumulative dividend. The amount of dividends received by the common shareholders during 2009 would be: A. $5,000. B. $4,000. C. $3,000. D. $2,000. 9. On January 1, 2007, the Accounts Receivable balance was $9,000 and the balance in the Allowance for Doubtful Accounts was $700. On January 15, 2007 a $200 uncollectible account was written-off. The net realizable value of accounts receivable immediately after the write-off is: A. $9,500. B. $8,500.
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This note was uploaded on 12/16/2010 for the course ACCT 201 taught by Professor Holloway during the Fall '08 term at Salisbury University.

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