Green Bean, Inc. began 2016 with cash of $57,000. During

Green Bean, Inc. began 2016 with cash of $57,000. During the year, Green Bean earned revenue of $596,000 and collected $618,000 from customers. Expenses for the year totaled $433,000, of which Green Bean paid $214,000 in cash to suppliers and $209,000 in cash to employees. Green Bean also paid $146,000 to purchase equipment and a cash dividend of $56,000 to its stockholders during 2016. Prepare the company’s statement of cash flows for the year ended December 31, 2016. Format operating activities by the direct method.
Dividend
A dividend is a distribution of a portion of company’s earnings, decided and managed by the company’s board of directors, and paid to the shareholders. Dividends are given on the shares. It is a token reward paid to the shareholders for their...