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Mohan and Mahesh were partners in a firm sharing profit in the ratio 3:2. On 1st April, 2012 they admitted Nusrat as a partners in the firm. The Balance Sheet of Mohan and Mahesh on that date was as under:

Balance Sheet of Mohan and Mahesh as on 1st April, 2012

LiabilitiesAmount(Rs.)AssetsAmount(Rs.)

Creditors

Workman’s Compensation Fund

General Reserve

Capital:

       Mohan                     1,00,000

       Mahesh                       80,000

 

2,10,000

2,50,000

1,60,000

 

 

1,80,000

 

Cash in hand

Debtors

Stock

Machinery

Building

 

 

1,40,000

1,60,000

1,20,000

1,00,000

2,80,000

 

 

 8,00,000 8,00,000

It was agreed that:

i. The value of Building and Stock be appreciated to Rs.3,80,000 and Rs.1,60,000 respectively.

ii. The liabilities of workmen's compensation fund was determined at Rs.2,30,000.

iii. Nusrat brought in her share of goodwill Rs.1,00,000 in cash.

iv. Nusrat was to bring further cash as would make her capital equal to 20% of the combined capital of Mohan and Mahesh after above revaluation and adjustments are carried out.

v. The future profit sharing ratio will be Mohan 2/5, Mahesh 2/5, Nusrat 1/5.

Prepare Revaluation Account, Partner's Capital Accounts and Balance Sheet of the new firm. Also show clearly the calculation of Capital brough by Nusrat.

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

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(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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