Porter Corporation’s capital structure consists of 50,000 shares of common stock.

| June 13, 2016

Question
Porter Corporation’s capital structure consists of 50,000 shares of common stock. On December 31, 2012, an analysis of the accounts and discussions with company officials revealed the following information:

Sales revenue $1,100,000

Purchase discounts 18,000

Purchases 692,000

Earthquake loss (net of tax) (extraordinary item) 35,000

Selling expenses 128,000

Cash 60,000

Accounts receivable 90,000

Common stock 200,000

Accumulated depreciation-machinery 180,000

Dividend revenue 8,000

Inventory, January 1, 2012 152,000

Inventory, December 31, 2012 125,000

Unearned service revenue 4,400

Interest payable 1,000

Land 370,000

Patents 100,000

Retained earnings, January 1, 2012 290,000

Interest expense 17,000

Administrative expenses 170,000

Dividends declared 24,000

Allowance for doubtful accounts 5,000

Notes payable (maturity July 1, 2015) 200,000

Machinery 450,000

Materials 40,000

Accounts payable 60,000

The amount of income taxes applicable to ordinary income was $27,600, excluding the tax effect of the earthquake loss which amounted to $15,000.

Using the data given above, you are required to do the following:

•Prepare a multiple-step income statement.

•Prepare a retained earnings statement.

Order your essay today and save 30% with the discount code: ESSAYHELPOrder Now