Froya Fabrikker A/S of Bergen, Norway, is a small company that manufactures specialty heavy equipment for use in North Sea oil fields. The company uses a job-order costing system that applies manufacturing overhead cost to jobs on the basis of direct labor-hours. Its predetermined overhead rate was based on a cost formula that estimated $372,000 of manufacturing overhead for an estimated allocation base of 1,200 direct labor-hours. The following transactions took place during the year:
|Direct labor (1,275 hours)||$||270,000|
|Selling and administrative salaries||$||
The balances in the inventory accounts at the beginning of the year were:
|Work in Process||$||29,000|
1. Prepare journal entries to record the preceding transactions.
2. Post your entries to T-accounts. (Don’t forget to enter the beginning inventory balances above.)
3. Prepare a schedule of cost of goods manufactured.
4A. Prepare a journal entry to close any balance in the Manufacturing Overhead account to Cost of Goods Sold.
4B. Prepare a schedule of cost of goods sold.
5. Prepare an income statement for the year.