Disclosure of Intraperiod Tax Allocation
Lester Corporation reports $119,000 of both pretax accounting “income” and taxable income in 2016. In addition to income from continuing operations (of which revenues are $500,000), included in this “income” is a $17,000 loss from operations of discontinued Division W, a $15,000 gain on the disposal of Division W, and a $14,000 correction of an error due to the understatement of bad debt expense in 2015. Lester is subject to a 20% tax rate on the first $50,000 of income and a rate of 25% on income in excess of $50,000.
1. Show how this information is disclosed on Lester’s 2016 income statement.