Topic to be tested:
During the month of October 2015, a limited company paid following expenditures through its bank account:
1. Purchase of machinery Rs. 10,000,000
2. Rent of the office building Rs. 120,000
Mr. Aslam - a newly hired junior accountant of the company recorded the above expenditures in profit and loss account as he was unaware about the difference between capital and revenue expenditures. This adversely affected the company’s profitability due to overcharging of certain expenditures.
Answer the following:
a) Identify the nature of above expenditures as to capital or revenue?
b) Suggest a correct accounting treatment of the above expenditures in the financial statements
c) Why is such distinction necessary in preparation of financial statements?
Note: To avoid negative marking complete your comment within 100 words.
Expenditures for the purchase or expansion of plant assets are called Capital Expenditures
and are the recorded in asset accounts.
Expenditures for ordinary repairs,maintenance,fuel and other items necessary to the ownership
and use for plant and equipment are called Revenue Expenditures
113 main itna samuj naho aya but entry aisy he hon ge
a) Purchase machinery account will be Capital and rent expense will be Revenue.
b) Purchase machinery
Dr. Asset (balance sheet)
Dr. Rent (income statement)
c) Rent is for the year use its expense out in a year.
and assets for machinery is capital in nature its depreciate for the life time in the income statement according to the IAS-16.
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ur 3rd ans is not according to que i think
mujy bilkul smj ni a rhi k rent revenue ho ga ja capital
i think rent capital to ho ni skta
but revenu kysy ho skta q k hm rent paid kr rhy hy to jy expense hwa na not revenue
i'm so confuse so, plz tell which is right for rent
Purchase of machinery is capital expenditure & rent of building is revenue expenditure
its correct 100%
b) 1) Machinery(Dr) (balance sheet)
(2)Rent(Dr) (income statement)
sorry A but yar but balance sheet me Dr and Cr kahan se aa gya h or dekho just adjustment btani h na blnce sheet me or rent profit and loss me aey ga k income me ku dekho financial statements e blnc sheet or profit and loss h income statement to ni
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