On June 30, year 1, Ank Corp. prepaid a $19,000 premium
on an annual insurance policy. The premium payment was a tax
deductible expense in Ank’s year 1 cash basis tax return. The
accrual basis income statement will report a $9,500 insurance
expense in year 1 and year 2.
Ank’s income tax rate is 30% in year 1 and 25% thereafter.
In Ank’s December 31, year 1 balance sheet, what amount related
to the insurance should be reported as a deferred income tax