Tata Ltd. issued 5,000, 10% Debentures of Rs 100 each on 1st April 2012. The issue was fully subscribed. According to the terms of issue, interest on debentures is payable half-yearly on 30th September and 31st March and tax deducted at source is 10%.
Pass the necessary journal entries related to the debenture interest for the half-yearly ending on 31st March 2013 and transfer of interest on debentures to Statement of Profit and Loss.
On 1st April 2014, KK Ltd. invited applications for issuing 5,000 10% debentures of Rs 1,000 each at a discount of 6%. These debentures were repayable at the end of the 3rd year at a premium of 10%. Applications for 6,000 debentures were received and the debentures were allotted on pro-rata basis to all the applicants. Excess money received with applications was refunded.
The directors decided to transfer the minimum amount to Debenture Redemption Reserve on 31.3.2016. On 1.4.2016, the company invested the necessary amount in 9% bank fixed deposit as per the provisions of the Companies Act 2013. A tax was deducted at source by bank on interest @10% p.a.
Pass the necessary journal entries for issue and redemption of debentures. Ignore entries relating to writing off a loss on issue of debentures and interest paid on debentures.