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Question 3: Erickson Company applies unit-related manufacturing overhead on the basis of machine hours. The following unit-related overhead data were...

Question 3:
Erickson Company applies unit-related manufacturing overhead on the basis of machine hours. The following unit-related overhead data were accumulated by the accounting department:

Estimated Actual
Machine Hours 450,000 600,000
Overhead costs $720,000 $950,000

What is the amount of over- or under applied overhead?

Predetermined Overhead Rate = $720,000 ÷ 450,000 ≈ $1.79

Actual Overhead Costs = $950,000 (given)
Estimated Overhead Costs = $1.79 * 600,000 = $1,074,000
Difference = $1,074,000 - $950,000 = $124,000 Underapplied
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SOLUTION:
Predetermined Overhead Rate = Budgeted Overhead Cost / Budgeted Machine Hours
Predetermined Overhead Rate = $720,000 / 450,000
Predetermined Overhead Rate $1.60 Applied Overhead = Actual...

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