On 1 July 2014, White Ltd paid $700,000 to acquire a machine that was to be used in the manufacture of furniture. On this date, management of White Ltd estimated that the machine had a useful life of ten years and a residual value of $100,000. In accordance with AASB 116 Property, Plant and Equipment, White Ltd uses the revaluation model as its accounting policy to measure items of property, plant and equipment and the straight-line method of depreciation.


The fair values of the machine for the first three years were as follows:

  • 30 June 2015:   $685,000
  • 30 June 2016:   $620,000
  • 30 June 2017:   $520,000

On 31 December 2017, White Ltd sold the machine for $500,000 cash.



Based on the requirements of AASB 116 Property, Plant and Equipment, provide (where necessary) appropriate journal entries (and supporting calculations) in relation to the:

  • Measurement of the machine as at 30 June 2015,
  • Measurement of the machine as at 30 June 2016,
  • Measurement of the machine as at 30 June 2017, and
  • Sale of the machine on 31 December 2017.

Note that for any year/s that a revaluation journal entry is not required, you should explain this and provide a supporting calculation.

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