Accounting for Partnership Firms (CBSE Class-12 Accountancy): Questions 44 - 46 of 135

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Question number: 44

» Accounting for Partnership Firms » Reconstitution and Dissolution » Retirement and Death of a Partner

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Give the formula for ‘calculating gaining share’ of a partner in a partnership firm.

Question number: 45

» Accounting for Partnership Firms » Fixed Versus Fluctuating Capital Accounts

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X and Y are partners sharing profits and losses in the ratio of 3: 2 with capitals of Rs. 50, 000 and Rs. 30, 000 respectively. Each partner is entitled to 6 % interest on his capital. X is entitled to a salary of Rs. 800 per month together with a commission of 10 % of net ‘Profit remaining after deducting interest on capitals and salary but before charging any commission. Y is entitled to a salary of Rs. 600 per. month together I. with-a commission of 10 % of Net profit remaining after deducting interest on capitals and salary and after charging all commissions. The profits for the year prior to calculation of interest on capital but after charging salary of partners amounted to Rs. 40, 000. Prepare partners’ Capital Accounts: . -

  1. When capitals are fixed, and
  2. when capitals are. fluctuating.

Question number: 46

» Accounting for Partnership Firms » Past Adjustments

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Amit and Vijay started a partnership business on 1st January, 2007. Their capital contributions were Rs. 2, 00, 000 and Rs. 10, 0000 respectively. The partnership deed provided:

i. Interest on capitals@10 % p. a.

ii. Amit, to get a salary of Rs. 2, 000 p. m. and Vijay Rs. 3, 000 p. m.

iii. Profits are to be shared in the ratio of 3: 2.

The profits for the year ended 31st December, 2007 before making above appropriations were Rs. 2, 16, 000. Interest on Drawings amounted to Rs. 2, 200 for Amit and Rs. 2, 500 for Vijay. Prepare Profit and Loss Appropriation Account.

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