Question: process costing fifo methoddaytona incorporated uses the firstin firstout method...
Process Costing (FIFO) method
Daytona Incorporated uses the first-in, first-out method in its process costing system. The following data is on the operations of the company’s first processing department for a recent month. Work in process, beginning: Units in process 700 Percent complete with respect to materials 60% Percent complete with respect to conversion 10% Costs in the beginning inventory: Materials cost $ 555 Conversion cost $ 2,123 Units started into production during the month 21,000 Units completed and transferred out 21,000 Costs added to production during the month: Materials cost $ 48,461 Conversion cost $ 559,062 Work in process, ending: Units in process 700 Percent complete with respect to materials 70% Percent complete with respect to conversion 70%
Required: Using the first-in, first-out method:
a. Determine the equivalent units of production for materials and conversion costs.
b. Determine the cost per equivalent unit for materials and conversion costs. (Round your final answers to 2 decimal places).
c. Determine the cost of ending work in process inventory for materials, conversion and in total for the month. d. Determine the cost of units transferred out of the department for materials, conversion and in total for the month.
e. Prepare a cost reconciliation report.