Managerial Accounting: P9-16 The Bakery Department of Culbert Dessert Corporation

Managerial Accounting 
PROBLEM 9–16 Direct Labour and Manufacturing Overhead Budgets 
The Bakery Department of Culbert Dessert Corporation has submitted the following forecast of fruit pies to be produced by quarter for the upcoming fiscal year. 
First Quarter Second Quarter Third Quarter Fourth Quarter 
Units to be produced 8,000 11,000 9,000 13,000 

Each unit requires 0.30 direct labour-hours, and direct labour-hour workers are paid $10.50 per hour. 
In addition, the variable manufacturing overhead rate is $1.50 per direct labour-hour. The fixed manufacturing overhead is $23,000 per quarter. The only non-cash element of manufacturing overhead is depreciation, which is $7,000 per quarter. 

1.  Prepare the company’s direct labour budget for the upcoming fiscal year, assuming that the direct labour workforce is adjusted each quarter to match the number of hours required to produce the forecasted number of units produced. 
2.  Prepare the company’s manufacturing overhead budget. As per Schedule 5, your manufacturing overhead budget should also include the budgeted cash disbursements for overhead.
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