An agricultural corporation that paid 53% in income tax wanted to build a grain elevator designed to last twenty-five (25) years at a cost of $80,000 with no salvage value. Annual income generated would be $22,500 and annual expenditures were to be $12,000. Answer the question using a straight line depreciation and a 10% interest rate. If you buy a lot for $3,000 and sell it for $6,000 at the end of 8 years, what is your annual rate of return?

10.4%

9.1%

8.3%

9.9%