Question 32 Chapter 1 of +2- Part-

Question 32 Chapter 1 of +2-Part-1

32. The book value of the furniture on 1st Jan. 2015 was Rs.54,000. On 1st July 2015 one –fourth of the furniture was sold for Rs.9,000 and two tables were purchased for Rs. 8,000 on 1st October, 2015. Depreciation is charged @ 10% p.a.

Show that the loss on the sale of furniture and also the depreciation to be charged to Income and Expenditure Account. Show at what value the furniture will be shown in the Balance Sheet on 31st December 2015.

The solution of Question 32 Chapter 1 of +2 Part-1: – 

Value of furniture to be shown in the Balance Sheet as on 31-12-2015
Book Value of furniture as on 1st January 2015 54,000
Add: Tables purchased on 1st Oct. 2015  8,000
Less: Depreciation: – (42,000)
On 1/4th Furniture (i.e. 13,500*1/4) for half-year675 
On 3/4th furniture (i.e. 54,000*3/4) for the year4,050 
On Rs. 8,000 (New) for ¼ year200(4,925)
Less: Sale proceeds of furniture (9,000)
Less: Loss on Sale of furniture ( Rs.13500-(9000+675)) (3,825)
Value of Furniture in Balance Sheet as on 31-12-2015 44,250

Working Note:
1. Entry for purchase of furniture purchased from outside state is :

Furniture a/cDr. 20,000 
Input IGST a/cDr. 2,400 
To Cash/ Vendor   22,400

As furniture purchased on the last date of the year. Hence, the amount of input IGST will be shown and Current Asset in the Balance Sheet and Furniture will be debited only with the cost.

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