Acc421 Intermediate Accounting: E18-5 In 2010, Steinrotter Construction Corp. began construction

Acc421 Intermediate Accounting

E18-5 (Analysis of Percentage-of-completion Financial Statements)
In 2010, Steinrotter Construction Corp. began construction work under a 3-year contract. The contract price was $1,000,000. Steinrotter uses the percentage-of-completion method for financial accounting purposes. The income to be recognized each year is based on the proportion of cost incurred to total estimated costs for completing the contract. The financial statement presentations relating to this contract at December 31, 2010, follow.
Balance Sheet
Construction in progress 65,000
Less: Contract billings 61,500
Cost of uncompleted contract in excess of billings 3,500
Accounts receivable-construction contract billings 18,000
Income Statement
Income (before tax) on the contract recognized in 2010 19,500

Instructions:
(a) How much cash was collected in 2010 on this contract?
(b) What was the initial estimated total income before tax on this contract?
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