Following is a series of independent cases. In each situation, indicate the cash distribution to be made to partners at the end of the liquidation process.

Following is a series of independent cases. In each situation, indicate the cash distribution to be made to partners at the end of the liquidation process. Unless otherwise stated, assume that all solvent partners will reimburse the partnership for their deficit capital balances.

Part A-The Buarque, Monte, and Vinicius partnership reports the following accounts. Vinicius is personally insolvent and can contribute only an additional $27,000 to the partnership.

Cash $ 148,000
Liabilities 53,000
Monte, loan 56,000
Buarque, capital (50% of profits and losses) 36,000
Monte, capital (25%) 36,000
Vinicius, capital (25%) (33,000 ) (deficit)
Part B- Drawdy, Langston, and Pearl operate a local accounting firm as a partnership. After working together for several years, they have decided to liquidate the partnership’s property. The partners have prepared the following balance sheet:

Cash $ 38,000 Liabilities $ 44,000
Drawdy, loan 23,000 Langston, loan 31,000
Noncash assets 186,000 Drawdy, capital (40%) 83,000
Langston, capital (30%) 68,000
Pearl, capital (30%) 21,000
Total assets $ 247,000 Total liabilities and capital $ 247,000
The firm sells the noncash assets for $138,000; it will use $33,000 of this amount to pay liquidation expenses. All three of these partners are personally insolvent.

 

Part C-Drawdy, Langston, and Pearl operate a local accounting firm as a partnership. After working together for several years, they have decided to liquidate the partnership’s property. The partners have prepared the following balance sheet:

Cash $ 38,000 Liabilities $ 44,000
Drawdy, loan 23,000 Langston, loan 31,000
Noncash assets 186,000 Drawdy, capital 83,000
Langston, capital 68,000
Pearl, capital 21,000
Total assets $ 247,000 Total liabilities and capital $ 247,000

The firm sells the noncash assets for $138,000; it will use $24,000 of this amount to pay liquidation expenses. All three of these partners are personally insolvent. Assume that the profits and losses are split 2:4:4 to Drawdy, Langston, and Pearl, respectively.

Part D-Following the liquidation of all noncash assets, the partnership of Krups, Lindau, Riedel, and Schnee has the following account balances. Krups is personally insolvent.

Liabilities $ 9,000
Krups, loan 24,000
Krups, capital (30% of profits and losses) (56,000 ) deficit
Lindau, capital (30%) (48,000 ) deficit
Riedel capital (20%) 33,000
Schnee, capital (20%) 38,000

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