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Problem: At the end of 2007, Libby Company reported an ending balance for retained earnings of $50,000. During 2008, the company reported the following amounts: Dividends declared and paid, $30,000; sales revenue, $80,000; expenses, $40,000. The 2008 Statement of Stockholders’ Equity should report an ending balance for retained earnings of: a. $40,000 b. $60,000 c. $80,000 d. $90,000

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At the end of 2007, Libby Company reported an ending balance for retained earnings of $50,000. During 2008, the company reported the following amounts: Dividends declared and paid, $30,000; sales revenue, $80,000; expenses, $40,000. The 2008 Statement of Stockholders’ Equity should report an ending balance for retained earnings of:

a. $40,000

b. $60,000

c. $80,000

d. $90,000

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