On January 1, 2014, Lanie Corporation had $1,000,000 of common stock outstanding that was issued at par. It also had retained earnings of $750,000. The company issued 40,000 shares of common stock at par on July 1 and earned net income of $400,000 for the year.
Journalize the declaration of a 15% stock dividend on December 10, 2014, for the following independent assumptions.
(a) Par value is $8, and market price is $18.
(b) Par value is $5, and market price is $20.