#### Description of this paper

##### Sales, production, purchases, and cash budgets - R...

Description

Solution

Question

Sales, production, purchases, and cash budgets - Rolen, Inc., is in the process of preparing the fourth quarter budget for 2010, and the following data have been assembled: The company sells a single product at a price of \$25 per unit. The estimated sales volume for the next six months is as follows: _____________________________________________________________ September........................................13,000 units October..........................................12,000 units November.........................................14,000 units December.........................................20,000 units January...........................................9,000 units February.........................................10,000 units _____________________________________________________________ All sales are on account. The company's collection experience has been that 30% of a month's sales are collected in the month of sale, 68% are collected in the month following the sale, and 2% are uncollectible. It is expected that the net realizable value of accounts receivable (i.e. accounts receivable less allowance for uncollectible accounts) will \$211,000 on September 30, 2010. Management's policy is to maintain ending finished goods inventory each month at a level equal to 30% of the next month's budgeted sales. The finished goods inventory on September 30, 2010, is expected to be 3,600 units. To make one unit of finished product, 5 pounds of materials are required. Management's policy is to have enough materials on hand at the end of each month to equal 40% of the next month's estimated usage. The raw materials inventory is expected to be 25,200 pounds on September 30, 2010. The cost per pound of raw material is \$2, and 70% of all purchases are paid for in the month of purpose; the remainder is paid in the following month. The accounts payable for raw material purchases is expected to be \$37,980 on September 30, 2010. Required (Show all work): a. Prepare a sales budget in units and dollars, by month and in total, for the fourth quarter (October, November, and December) of 2010. b. Prepare a schedule of cash collections from sales, by month and in total, for the fourth quarter of 2010. c. Prepare a production budget in units, by month and in total, for the fourth quarter of 2010. d. Prepare a materials purchases budget in pounds, by month and in total, for the fourth quarter of 2010. e. Prepare a schedule of cash payments for materials, by month and in total, for the fourth quarter of 2010.

Paper#4908 | Written in 18-Jul-2015

Price : \$25