of late public, Persistent Learning is buying basic computer components and
parts. They need to choose how the rent or the securing decision will influence
their budget summaries and the consumer market would behave based on their
earlier expected profit statements, as well as competitive bookkeeping
Effect on Income Statement
Effect on Cash Flow
How would the company account for the “fair market value” and “one dollar purchase” leases for the computers, over the course of the next three years? Classify the leases as operating or capital lease, and for each year, show journal entries or T-accounts.
Directionally, what are the effects on the balance sheet, income statement, and statement of cash flow?
The company is trying to decide between the “fair-market value” lease and the “one dollar purchase” lease. Which leasing alternative would you choose? Why?
Why do the competitors own their own computers?