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A company ages its accounts receivables to determine its end of period adjustment for bad debts. At the end of the current year, management estimated that $14,500 of the accounts receivable balance would be uncollectible. Prior to any year-end adjustments, the Allowance for Doubtful Accounts had a debit balance of $160. What adjusting entry should the company make at the end of the current year to record its estimated bad debts expense?
A.            Accounts Receivable      14,660  
    Allowance for Doubtful Accounts          14,660
B.            Accounts Receivable      14,500  
         Bad Debt Expense                 160              
          Sales                              14,660
C.            Bad Debt Expense           14,660  
    Allowance for Doubtful Accounts          14,660
D.            Bad Debt Expense           14,340  
    Allowance for Doubtful Accounts          14,340
E.            Bad Debt Expense           14,500  
    Allowance for Doubtful Accounts          14,500

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