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Harshad and Dhiman are in partnership since April 01, 2006. No Partnership agreement was made. They contributed Rs. 4,00,000 and 1,00,000 respectively as capital. In addition, Harshad advanced an amount of Rs. 1,00,000 to the firm, on October 01, 2006. Due to long illness, Harshad could not participate in business activities from August 1, to September 30, 2006. 

The profits for the year ended March 31, 2006 amounted to Rs. 1,80,000. Dispute has arisen between Harshad and Dhiman. Harshad Claims: 

(i) he should be given interest @ 10% per annum on capital and loan; 

(ii) Profit should be distributed in proportion of capital; Dhiman Claims: 

(i) Profits should be distributed equally; 

(ii) He should be allowed Rs. 2,000 p.m. as remuneration for the period he managed the business, in the absence of Harshad; 

(iii) Interest on Capital and loan should be allowed @ 6% p.a. You are required to settle the dispute between Harshad and Dhiman. Also prepare Profit and Loss Appropriation

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Decisions according to partnership Act,1932, if there is no agreement . Decission on Harshads Claim 

(i) Interest on partners capital will not be allowed to partners 

(ii) Profits shall be distributed equally among all the partners Decission on Dhimans Claim 

(i) Profits should be distributed equally among all the partners, 

(ii) No salary shall be allowed to any partner if there is no agreement regarding remuneration. 

(iii) Interest shall be allowed on partner’s Loan @ 6% pa whereas no interest is allowed on capital.

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