Budgeting and Forecasting Problem

Jackson Company is considering two capital investment proposals. Estimates regarding each project are provided below:

Project Nuts

Project Bolts

Initial Investment



Annual Net Income



Annual Cash Inflow



Salvage Value



Estimated Useful Life

3 years

3 years

The company requires a 9% rate of return on all new investments.
Part (a) Calculate the payback period for each project.
Part (b) Calculate the net present value for each project.
Part (c) Which project should Jackson Company accept and why?

(Please show work and make sure the answer is 100% correct. Thanks!)

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