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When Crossett Corporation was organized in January 2018 it immediately issued 4000 shares of $50 par, 6 percent cumulative preferred stock and 50000 shares of $20 par common stock. Its earnings

When Crossett Corporation was organized in January 2018, it immediately issued 4,000 shares of $50 par, 6 percent, cumulative preferred stock and 50,000 shares of $20 par common stock. Its earnings history is as follows: 2018, net loss of $35,000; 2019, net income of $125,000; 2020, net income of $215,000. The corporation did not pay a dividend in 2018. Required a. How much is the dividend arrearage as of January 1, 2019? b. Assume that the board of directors declares a $40,000 cash dividend at the end of 2019 (remember that the 2018 and 2019 preferred dividends are due). How will the dividend be divided between the preferred and common stockholders?

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