The DeVille Company reported pretax accounting income on its income statement as follows:

Included in the income of 2011 was an installment sale of property in the amount of $50,000. However, for tax purposes, DeVille reported the income in the year cash was collected. Cash collected on the installment sale was $20,000 in 2012, $25,000 in 2013, and $5,000 in 2014.

Included in the 2013 income was $15,000 interest from investments in municipal bonds.

The enacted tax rate for 2011 and 2012 was 30%, but during 2012 new tax legislation was passed reducing the tax rate to 25% for the years 2013 and beyond.


Prepare the year-end journal entries to record income taxes for the years 2011–2014.

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