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Copley: 7- 6 part a 7?6. On July 1, 2008, the Cit...




Copley: 7- 6 part a 7?6. On July 1, 2008, the City of Belvedere accepted a gift of cash in the amount of $3,000,000 from a number of individuals and foundations and signed an agreement to establish a private-purpose trust. The $3,000,000 and any additional gifts are to be invested and retained as principal. Income from the trust is to be distributed to community nonprofit groups as directed by a Board consisting of city officials and other community leaders. The agreement provides that any increases in the market value of the principal investments are to be held in trust; if the investments falls below the gift amounts, then earnings are to be withheld until the principal amount is reestablished. a. The following events and transactions occurred during the fiscal year ended June 30, 2009. Record them in the Belvedere Community Trust Fund. (1) On July 1, the original gift of cash was received. (2) On July 1, $2,000,000 in XYZ Company bonds were purchased at par plus accrued interest. The bonds pay an annual rate of 6 percent interest semiannually on April 1 and October 1. (3) On July 2, $950,000 in ABC Company common stock was purchased. ABC normally declares and pays dividends semiannually, on January 31 and July 31. (4) On October 1, the first semiannual interest payment was received from XYZ Company. Note that part of this is for accrued interest due at the time of purchase; the remaining part is an addition that may be used for distribution. (5) On January 31, 2009, a cash dividend was received from ABC Company in the amount of $19,000. (6) On March 1, the ABC stock was sold for $960,000. On the same day, DEF Company stock was purchased for $965,000. (7) On April 1, the second semiannual interest payment was received from XYZ Company. (8) During the month of June, distributions were approved by the Board and paid in cash in the amount of $95,000. (9) Administrative expenses were recorded and paid in the amount of $12,000. (10) An accrual for interest on the XYZ bonds was made as of June 30, 2009. (11) As of June 30, 2009, the fair value of the XYZ bonds, exclusive of accrued interest, was determined to be $2,002,000. The fair value of the DEF stock was determined to be $960,000. (12) Closing entries were prepared.


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