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Indicate whether each statement best describes the allowance (A) method or the direct write-off (DW) method.

\underline{\qquad} 1. Does not predict bad debts expense.

\underline{\qquad} 2. Accounts receivable on the balance sheet is reported at net realizable value.

\underline{\qquad} 3. The write-off of a specific account does not affect net income.

\underline{\qquad} 4. When an account is written off, the debit is to Bad Debts Expense.

\underline{\qquad} 5. Usually does not best match sales and expenses because bad debts expense is not recorded until an account becomes uncollectible, which usually occurs in a period after the credit sale.

\underline{\qquad} 6. Estimates bad debts expense related to the sales recorded in that period.

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