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1. Prepare a schedule of depreciation expense per year for the van under the three depreciation methods. 2. Which method best tracks the wear and tear on the van? 3. Which method would Tasteful's prefer to use for income tax purposes? Explain in detail why Tasteful's prefers this method. Prepare a schedule of depreciation expense per year for the van under the three depreciation methods Requirement 2. Which method best tracks the wear and tear on the van?   The units-of-production method tracks the wear and tear on the van most closely. Requirement 3. Which method would Tasteful's prefer to use for income tax purposes? Explain in detail why Tasteful's prefers this method. For income tax purposes, Tasteful's would prefer the double-declining-balance method because it provides the most depreciation, and thus, the largest tax deductions in the early life of the asset. E8-20A Corp. purchased 10, $1,000, 77% bonds of Power Source Corporation when the market rate of interest was 12%. Interest is paid semiannually on the bonds, and the bonds will mature in ten years. Using the PV function in Excel Superscript ®Excel®, compute the price Haygood paid (the present value) on the bond investment. (Assume that all payments of interest and principal occur at the end of the period. Round your answer to the nearest cent.) E9-23A