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Assume Bowler Supply Inc opened an office in Dublin Ohio Bowler Supply incurred the following costs in acquiring land making land improvements and constructing and furnishing the new sales

Assume Bowler Supply, Inc., opened an office in Dublin, Ohio. Bowler Supply incurred the following costs in acquiring land, making land improvements, and constructing and furnishing the new sales building:

a. Purchase price of land, including an old building that will be used for a garage (land market value is $315,000; building market value is $85,000) ………………… $360,000

b. Grading (leveling) land ……………………………………………………… 8,800

c. Fence around the land ……………………………………………………….. 31,100

d. Attorney fee for title search on the land ……………………………………. 600

e. Delinquent real estate taxes on the land to be paid by Bowler Supply ……… 5,500

f. Company signs at entrance to the property ………………………………….. 1,000

g. Building permit for the sales building ………………………………………. 300

h. Architect fee for the design of the sales building ……………………………. 45,220

i. Masonry, carpentry, and roofing of the sales building ………………………… 510,000

j. Renovation of the garage building ……………………………………………. 32,980

k. Interest cost on construction loan for sales building …………………………… 9,200

1. Landscaping (trees and shrubs) ……………………………………………….. 6,700

m. Parking lot and concrete walks on the property ………………………………. 52,100

n. Lights for the parking lot and walkways ………………………………………. 7,300

o. Salary of construction supervisor (84% to sales building; 10% to land improvements; and 6% to garage building renovations) ………………………………………….. 42,000

p. Office furniture for the sales building. ………………………………………… 79,600

q. Transportation and installation of furniture …………………………………… 800

Assume Bowler Supply depreciates buildings over 30 years, land improvements over 15 years, and furniture over 12 years, all on a straight-line basis with zero residual value?

Requirements

1. Show how to account for each of Bowler Supply’s costs by listing the cost under the correct account. Determine the total cost of each asset.

2. All construction was complete and the assets were placed in service on April 2. Record depreciation for the year ended December 31. Round to the nearest dollar.

3. How will what you learned in this problem help you manage a business?

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