On January 1, Innovative Solutions, Inc., issued $ 200,000 in bonds at face value. The bonds have a stated interest rate of 6 percent. The bonds mature in 10 years and pay interest once per year on December 31.
1. Prepare the journal entry to record the bond issuance.
2. Prepare the journal entry to record the first interest payment on December 31. Assume no interest has been accrued earlier in the year.
3. Assume the bonds were retired immediately after the first interest payment at a quoted price of 101. Prepare the journal entry to record the early retirement of the bonds.