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Question

Your firm is contemplating the purchase of a new $739,200 computer-based order entry system. The system will be depreciated straight-line to zero over its 5-year life. It will be worth $66,000 at the end of that time. You will save $290,400 before taxes per year in order processing costs and you will be able to reduce working capital by $99,760 (this is a one-time reduction).

Required : If the tax rate is 30 percent, what is the IRR for this project? (Do not round your intermediate calculations.)

A:17.96%

B:24.50%

C:25.70%

D:26.99%

E:24.67%