A friend of yours has approached you about starting a at the courthouse. She has collected the following information and would like you to help her evaluate the business.
The sale price will be 3.50 for a hot dog, potato chips and a drink. The projected cost per sale is 1.35. Condiments are projected to be $ .35 per sale. The hot dog cart will be leased for a 12 month period for $ 425 per month. Liability insurance will be $ 1,200 per year. The owner wants to earn $ 20,000 per year and assumes a tax rate of 20%. An annual profit is projected to be $ 10,000.
Complete the Break Even analysis and answer the following questions.