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Unformatted text preview: repare H Ltd consolidated balance sheet and income statements for the year ended December 31, 2002. Worksheets for the consolidation are attached in this exam paper. You are advise NOT TO ATTEMPT this part until you have finished all the other questions. (10 bonus marks) (TOTAL FOR QUESTION 3 – 21 MARKS and 10 BONUS MARKS) QUESTION 4 The current accounting policy adopted by Happiest Company Ltd is to expense all borrowing costs in the period in which the costs are incurred. Happiest is in the residential property development business. During the year, a new CEO was appointed and she noted that the other companies in her industry had a different accounting policy with regards to borrowing costs - they capitalise these costs. The CEO convened a meeting with the Board of Directors and after much discussions, the Board agreed to change the Company's policy on borrowing costs. The CEO determined that the following borrowing costs relating to ongoing residential property developments had been charged to the profit and loss accounts: 2000 2001 2002 $10,000 $20,000 $40,000 It is now February 2003 and the Finance Manager had prepa...
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