Harden Co. issued a $60,000 face value discount note to National Bank on July 1, 2016. The note had a 6 percent discount rate and a one-year term to maturity.
Prepare general journal entries for the following:
a. The issuance of the note on July 1, 2016.
b. The adjustment for accrued interest at the end of the year, December 31, 2016.
c. Recording interest expense for 2017 and repaying the principal on June 30, 2017.