The following information is from Tejas WindowTint’s financial records.

MonthSalesPurchasesApril$76,000 $47,000 May 74,000  57,000 June 70,000  45,000 July 77,000  63,000

Collections from customers are normally 70 percent in the month of sale, 16 percent in the month following the sale, and 12 percent in the second month following the sale. The balance is expected to be uncollectible. All purchases are on account. Management takes full advantage of the 5 percent discount allowed on purchases paid for by the tenth of the following month. Purchases for August are budgeted at $65,000, and sales for August are forecasted at $71,000. Cash disbursements for expenses are expected to be $14,800 for the month of August. The company’s cash balance on August 1 was $30,000.

Required:

  1. Prepare the expected cash collections during August.
  2. Prepare the expected cash disbursements during August.
  3. Calculate the expected cash balance on August 31.
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