You Are Called By Tim Duncan Of Bridgeport Co On July 16 And Asked To Prepare A

You are called by Tim Duncan of Bridgeport Co. on July 16 and asked to prepare a claim for insurance as a result of a theft that took place the night before. You suggest that an inventory be taken immediately. The following data are available.

Inventory, July 1$ 38,200Purchases—goods placed in stock July 1-1580,300Sales revenue—goods delivered to customers (gross)124,800Sales returns—goods returned to stock4,400

Your client reports that the goods on hand on July 16 cost $29,400, but you determine that this figure includes goods of $5,500 received on a consignment basis. Your past records show that sales are made at approximately 30% over cost. Duncan’s insurance covers only goods owned.

Compute the claim against the insurance company. (Round ratios for computational purposes to 2 decimal places, e.g. 78.73% and final answer to 0 decimal places, e.g. 28,987.)

Claim against the insurance company

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