Question 17 Chapter 4 of +2 Part-1 – USHA Publication 12 Class Part – 1

Question 17 Chapter 4 of +2- Part-

Question 17 Chapter 4 of +2-Part-1

17. (Comprehensive Illustration) X,Y and Z are sharing profits and losses in 5:3:2 ratio. They agreed to share profits and losses in the ratio of 2:3:5 with effect from 1st April 2019. They also decide to record the effect of the following accumulated profits, losses and reserves without effecting their book figures by passing a single entry.

  Book figures (in Rs.)
General Reserve 6,000
Profit & Loss account 24,000
Advertisement Suspense account 12,000

Pass the necessary single adjustment entry.

 

 

The solution of Question 17 Chapter 4 of +2 Part-1: – 

 

In the Books of _______________
Date Particulars
L.F. Debit Credit
           
  Z’s Capital A/c Dr.   5,400  
  To X’s Capital A/c       5,400
  (Being profits adjusted on account of change in profit ratio)      
         

 

Working Notes: –

Old Ratio = 5 : 3 : 2
New Ratio = 2 : 3 : 5
Calculate the Sacrificing or Gaining Ratio of Partners
Sacrificing or Gaining Ratio = Old ratio – New ratio

 

X’s Share Sacrificing/Gaining = 5 2
10 10
  = 5- 2
  10
  = 3 (Sacrificing)
  10

 

 

Y’s Share Sacrificing/Gaining = 3 3
10 10
  = 3 – 3
  10
  = 0 (Nil)
  10

 

Z’s Share Sacrificing/Gaining = 2 5
10 10
  = 2 – 5
  10
  = -3 (Gaining)
  10

 

Calculation of total adjustment profit
Particulars
Amount
     
General Reserve   6,000
Profit & Loss account (Profit)    24,000
Advertisement Suspense account (-)12,000
Total adjustment profit 18,000

 

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