ae11-2 - E11-2 (DepreciationConceptual Understanding)...

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E11-2 (Depreciation–Conceptual Understanding) Hasselback Company acquired a plant asset at the beginning of Year 1. The asset has an estimated service life of 5 years. An employee has prepared depreciation schedules for this asset using three different methods to compare the results of using one method with the results of using other methods. You are to assume that the following schedules have been correctly prepared for this asset using (1) the straight-line method, (2) the sum-of-the-years'-digits method, and (3) the double-declining balance method. Year Straight -Line Sum-if- the- Years'- Digits Double Declining Balance 1 $9,000 $15,000 $20,000 2 9,000 12,000 12,000 3 9,000 9,000 7,200 4 9,000 6,000 4,320 5 9,000 3,000 1,480 Total $45,000 $45,000 $45,000 Answer the following questions. (a) What is the cost of the asset being depreciated? $ 50,000 (b) What amount, if any, was used in the depreciation calculations for the salvage value for this asset? $ 5,000
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