Accounting Discussion Question

Jan 26th, 2015
Business Finance
Price: $5 USD

Question description

Consider the two categories of deprecition methods, the decreasing-charge methods (page 594) and the special depreciation methods (page 595).  Imagine you are a manager at Delta Airlines and are giving a presentation to the Board of Directors concerning the best depreciation method to use for the purchase of twenty-five (25) new aircrafts. Explain to the Board the method that would result in the highest depreciation charge for the next five (5) years. Include the effect the highest depreciation method would have on the Asset Turnover ratio.

Decreasing-Charge Methods - Sum-of-the-Years'-Digits, Declining-Balance Method

Special Depreciation Methods - Group and Composite Methods, Hybrid or combination Methods

Tutor Answer

(Top Tutor) David M99
School: UCLA

Studypool has helped 1,244,100 students

Review from student
" Goes above and beyond expectations ! "
Ask your homework questions. Receive quality answers!

Type your question here (or upload an image)

1822 tutors are online

Brown University

1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology

2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University

982 Tutors

Columbia University

1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University

2113 Tutors

Emory University

2279 Tutors

Harvard University

599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2319 Tutors

New York University

1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University

1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University

2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University

932 Tutors

Princeton University

1211 Tutors

Stanford University

983 Tutors

University of California

1282 Tutors

Oxford University

123 Tutors

Yale University

2325 Tutors