Calculate companys predetermined overhead application rate

Assignment: Calculating Inventory

Finlon Upholstery Inc. uses a job-order costing system to accumulate manufacturing costs. The company's work-in-process on December 31, 2001, consisted of one job (no. 2077), which was carried on the year-end balance sheet at \$156,800. There was no finished-goods inventory on this date.

Finlon applies manufacturing overhead to production on the basis of direct-labor cost. (The budgeted direct-labor cost is the company's practical capacity, in terms of direct-labor hours multiplied by the budgeted direct-labor rate.) Budgeted totals for 2002 for direct labor and manufacturing overhead are \$4,200,000 and \$5,460,000, respectively. Actual results for the year are as follows:

Actual ResultsDirect Materials Used              \$5,600,000.00
Direct Labor                                                  \$4,350,000.00
Indirect Material Used                                   \$65,000.00
Indirect Labor                                                \$2,860,000.00
Factory Depreciation                                      \$1,740,000.00
Factory Insurance                                         \$59,000.00
Factory Utilities                                             \$830,000.00
Total                                                             \$17,664,000.00

Job no. 2077 was completed in January 2002, and there was no work in process at year-end. All jobs produced during 2002 were sold with the exception of Job no. 2143, which contained direct-material costs of \$156,000 and direct-labor charges of \$85,000. The company charges any under- or over-applied overhead to the cost of goods sold category.
Using the above information, do the following:

• Calculate the company's predetermined overhead application rate.

• Calculate the additions to the work-in-process inventory account for the direct material used, direct labor, and manufacturing overhead.

• Calculate the finished-goods inventory for the 12/31/02 balance sheet.

• Calculate the over-applied or under-applied overhead at year-end.

• Explain if it is appropriate to include selling and administrative expenses in the cost of goods sold category.

Perform your calculations in an Excel spreadsheet and copy the calculations into a Word document.

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