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Ajay, Aman and Anand were partners in a firm sharing profits in the ratio of 5:1:4. Their Balance Sheet as on 31-3-2015 was as follows :

                                              Balance Sheet of Ajay,Aman and Anand as on 31-3-2015

LiabilitiesAmount(Rs.)AssetsAmount(Rs.)

Creditors

Bills Payable

General Reserve

Capitals

      Ajay                                      5,00,000

      Aman                                     1,00,000

      Anand                                    1,60,000

1,47,000

33,000

2,10,000

 

 

 

7,60,000

Land

Building

Plant

Stock

Debtors

Bank

 

5,40,000

2,70,000

1,90,000

75,000

60,000

15,000

 

 11,50,000 11,50,000

From 1-4-2015 Ajay. Aman and Anand decided to share future profits equally. For this it was agreed that:

(i) Goodwill of the firm be valued at Rs1, 80,000.

(ii) Land be revalued at Rs.6,00,000 and building be depreciated by 10%.

(iii) Creditors of Rs.15,000 were not likely to be claimed and hence be written-off.

Prepare Revaluation Account, Partners' Capital Accounts and the Balance Sheet of the reconstituted firm.

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A. B and C were partners in a firm sharing profits in the ratio of 5: 3: 2. On 31-3-2015 their Balance Sheet was as follows:

                                                              Balance Sheet of A,B and C as on 31-3-2015

LiabilitiesAmount(Rs)AssetsAmount(Rs.)

Creditors

Investment Fluctuation Fund

P & L Account

Capitals

     A                                                       1,50,000

     B                                                       1,20,000

     C                                                          60,000

 

 

63,000

30,000

1,20,000

 

 

 

3,30,000

 

 

Land & Building

Motor Vans

Investments

Machinery

Stock

Debtors                                                     1,20,000

       Less : Provision                                       9,000

Cash

 

1,86,000

60,000

57,000

36,000

45,000

 

 

 

 

 5,43,000 5,43,000

 

On the above date B retired and A and C agreed to continue the business on the following terms:

(1) Goodwill of the firm was valued at Rs.1, 53,000.

(2) Provision for bad debts was to be reduced by Rs.3,000.

(3) There was a claim of Rs.12,000 for workmen compensation.

(4) B will be paid Rs.24,600 in cash and the balance will be transferred to his loan account which will be paid in four equal yearly instalments together with interest 10% p.a.

(5) The new profit sharing ratio between A and C will be 3:2 and their capital will be in their new profit sharing ratio. The capital adjustments will be done by opening current accounts.
Prepare Revaluation Account, Partners' Capital Accounts and the Balance Sheet of A and C.

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