Taylored Corp. factored $400,000 of accounts receivable to Rich Corp. on July 1, year 2. Control was surrendered by Taylored. Rich accepted the receivables subject to recourse for nonpayment. Rich assessed a fee of 2% and retains a holdback equal to 5% of the accounts receivable. In addition, Rich charged 15% interest computed on a weighted-average time to maturity of the receivables of forty-one days. The fair value of the recourse obligation is $12,000.
Assuming all receivables are collected, Taylored’s cost of factoring the receivables would be