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ACCT305 Week 8 Discussion .
In this discussion, please reflect on the previous weeks’ topics. Choose a topic you found to be difficult or hard to understand. Research this topic and present your findings. Include a summary of the topic, why you found the topic to be difficult, and what you learned after conducting the research. You MUST use the APUS Library to conduct your research.
Please complete discussion 4 and 6 from Chapter 16 in the course textbook on page 402.
Your paper must be formatted according to APA 6th edition guidelines, and you need to use at least one external reference. Save your document as “LastnameFirstinitial-ACCT305-8”.
Turnitin.com is an excellent resource to check the content and quality of writing assignments and to avoid plagiarism. An Originality Report will be generated upon paper submission. The Originality report does not actually recommend changes. It does point out where you may need to add a citation or quotation marks (if not already cited). Once you use it a few times, you will appreciate this tool, as it will assist you in improving quality and content, as well as avoid plagiarism. Your goal is to keep direct quotations to a minimum and to make sure that you do not just cut and paste material. Ensure that all your references are cited.
This assignment will be evaluated based on the following Writing Assignment Grading Rubric:
ACCT 302 W8: Discussion
Bill Hopen is the president of the Eastern Sutton Railroad Company. The Eastern Sutton is a bridge line that receives traffic from the Union Pacific Railroad and the Burlington Northern railroads at Charleston, West Virginia, and hauls the freight to Denver, Colorado, for connections with other lines to points east. Recently, traffic on the Eastern Sutton has increased dramatically and the railroad is in need of additional locomotives to haul its trains. Accordingly, Bill is considering leasing locomotives to meet the demands of this increase in traffic until new engines can be ordered if the surge subsides. As the controller of the railroad, Bill has asked you to advise him as to the disadvantages associated with leasing generally.
ACCT 420Week 8 Paper
Discuss the pros and cons of a National Sales Tax.
Save your file as “LastnameFirstinitial-ACCT420-8”.
Submit your work by Day 6 (Saturday), midnight EST.
Students should prepare a 3 to 5 page, double spaced paper, formatted using APA style, that includes three references. The paper should address pros and cons of making a change in the tax system.
Grading is based on the following criteria: