The Dollar Store sells products and provides excellent customer service for the general public. We have leased a retail store which we use to market and merchandise our products. It is located one mile from Main St. on River Way in Bend, Oregon. The company was incorporated on January 2.
2.1 Company Ownership
The Dollar Store is a privately held corporation. It will be registered as a Subchapter S, with ownership Ted Brinkman (60%), Jim Spencer (40%).
2.2 Start-up Summary
The building will be leased with a down payment of $3,000 on a four year lease.
Start-up costs will be financed through a combination of owner investment and short-term borrowing. The start-up chart shows the distribution of financing.
Other miscellaneous expenses include:
- Marketing/advertising consultancy fees for assistance in designing our grand-opening ads and brochures.
- Legal fees for corporate organization filings.
- Retail merchandising/designing fees for store layout and minor renovations.
|Start-up Expenses to Fund||$13,000|
|Start-up Assets to Fund||$73,500|
|TOTAL FUNDING REQUIRED||$86,500|
|Non-cash Assets from Start-up||$31,000|
|Cash Requirements from Start-up||$42,500|
|Additional Cash Raised||$0|
|Cash Balance on Starting Date||$42,500|
|Liabilities and Capital|
|Accounts Payable (Outstanding Bills)||$6,000|
|Other Current Liabilities (interest-free)||$500|
|Additional Investment Requirement||$0|
|TOTAL PLANNED INVESTMENT||$80,000|
|Loss at Start-up (Start-up Expenses)||($13,000)|
|TOTAL CAPITAL AND LIABILITIES||$73,500|