hi I have a question. could u help me to figure out the depreciation amount, please? and could u show me the calculation. thanks

hi I have a question. could u help me to figure out the depreciation amount, please? and could u show me the calculation. thanks

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Accounting for leases
Simons Company leased a machine from an established machine dealer, Machine Guarantee
Limited. The dealer acquired the machine at a cost of $180,000. The cost of repairing the
machine to make it suitable for another owners will be $40,000. Simons Company plans to
keep the machine after the lease but has not made any commitment to the lessor to purchase
it. The terms of the lease are as follows:

Date of entering lease: July 1, 2011

Duration of lease: 4 years

Life of leased asset: 5 years, after which it will have no salvage value

Lease payments: $100,000 at the end of each year

Interest rate implicit in the lease: 10%

Unguaranteed residual: $50,000

Fair value of truck at inception of the lease: $351, 140
Required:
(i) Prepare the journal entries to account for the lease transaction in the books of the lessor,
Machine Guarantee Limited.
(ii) Prepare the journal entries to account for the lease transaction in the books of the lessee,
Simons Limited.

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