Marathon Running Shop has two service departments (advertising and administrative) and two operating departments (shoes and clothing). The table that follows shows the direct expenses incurred and square footage occupied by all four departments, as well as total sales for the two operating departments for the year 2019. Sales Department Advertising Administrative Shoes Clothing Direct Expenses $ 14,000 22,000 99,000 13,000 Square Feet 1,200 840 3,960 6,000 $ 214,600 155,400 The advertising department developed and distributed 180 advertisements during the year. Of these, 36 promoted shoes and 144 promoted clothing. Utilities expense of $70,000 is an indirect expense to all departments. Complete a departmental expense allocation spreadsheet for Marathon Running Shop. The spreadsheet should assign (1) direct expenses to each of the four departments, (2) the $70,000 of utilities expense to the four departments on the basis of floor space occupied, (3) the advertising department's expenses to the two operating departments on the basis of the number of ads placed that promoted a department's products, and (4) the administrative department's expenses to the two operating departments based on the amount of sales. Utilities Allocation base Percent of Allocation Base Allocated Allocated cost Department Numerator Denominator % of Total Advertising Administrative Shoes Clothing Totals Advertising Allocation Base Percent of Allocation Base Cost to be Allocated Allocated Cost Numerator Denominator % of Total Department Shoes Clothing Totals Cost to be Allocated Cost Administrative Allocation Base Percent of Allocation Base Percent of Allocation Base Cost to be Allocated Numerator Denominator % of Total 01 Department Shoes Clothing Totals MARATHON RUNNING SHOP Departmental Expense Allocation Spreadsheet For Year Ended December 31, 2019 Expense Totals Advertising Administrative Shoes Clothing Direct expense Indirect utilities expenses
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