The CPA Partnership operated by Cook, Parks, and Argo is being liquidated. A balance sheet prepared at this stage in their liquidation process is presented below.
Cash $40,000 Liabilities $25,000
Other Assets 50,000 Parks, Loan 10,000
Cook, Capital 30,000
Parks, Capital 10,000
Argo, Capital 15,000
Total $90,000 Total $90,000
The partners share profits and losses 30% (Cook), 50% (Parks), and 20% (Argo). The partners are all personally insolvent.
A. The partners wish to distribute the $40,000 in cash. Record in journal entry form the distribution of the available cash.
B. Record in journal entry form the completion of the liquidation process, assuming that the other assets of $50,000 are sold for $15,000.