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101.Paperless Co. acquired Sheetless Co. and in effecting this business combination, there was a cash-flow performance contingency to be paid in cash, and a market-price performance contingency to be paid in additional shares of stock. In what accounts and in what section(s) of a consolidated balance sheet are these contingent.
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11.On January 1, 2012, Cale Corp. paid $1,020,000 to acquire Kaltop Co. Kaltop maintained separate incorporation. Cale used the equity method to account for the investment. The following information is available for Kaltop's assets, liabilities, and stockholders' equity accounts on January 1, 2012: Kaltop earned net income for 2012 of $126,000.
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124.For each of the following situations, select the best answer that applies to consolidating financial information subsequent to the acquisition date:(A) Initial value method.(B) Partial equity method.(C) Equity method.(D) Initial value method and partial equity method but not equity method.(E) Partial equity method and equity method but not initial value.
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123.On 4/1/11, Sey Mold Corporation acquired 100% of DotDot.Com for $2,000,000 cash. On the date of acquisition, DotDot's net book value was $900,000. DotDot's assets included land that was undervalued by $300,000, a building that was undervalued by $400,000, and equipment that was overvalued by $50,000. The building had a.
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91.Parsons Company acquired 90% of Roxy Company several years ago and recorded goodwill of $200,000 at that date. During 2015 an analysis of the fair value of Roxy's assets determined an impairment of goodwill in the amount of $50,000. What journal entry would be made by Parsons regarding the impairment of.
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81.Prince Company acquires Duchess, Inc. on January 1, 2011. The consideration transferred exceeds the fair value of Duchess' net assets. On that date, Prince has a building with a book value of $1,200,000 and a fair value of $1,500,000. Duchess has a building with a book value of $400,000 and.
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81.Pell Company acquires 80% of Demers Company for $500,000 on January 1, 2014. Demers reported common stock of $300,000 and retained earnings of $210,000 on that date. Equipment was undervalued by $30,000 and buildings were undervalued by $40,000, each having a 10-year remaining life. Any excess consideration transferred over fair.
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111.Fesler Inc. acquired all of the outstanding common stock of Pickett Company on January 1, 2012. Annual amortization of $22,000 resulted from this transaction. On the date of the acquisition, Fesler reported retained earnings of $520,000 while Pickett reported a $240,000 balance for retained earnings. Fesler reported net income of.
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117.Matthews Co. acquired all of the common stock of Jackson Co. on January 1, 2012. As of that date, Jackson had the following trial balance:During 2012, Jackson reported net income of $96,000 while paying dividends of $12,000. During 2013, Jackson reported net income of $132,000 while paying dividends of $36,000.Assume.
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41.Perry Company acquires 100% of the stock of Hurley Corporation on January 1, 2012, for $3,800 cash. As of that date Hurley has the following trial balance; Any excess of consideration transferred over fair value of net assets acquired is considered goodwill with an indefinite life. FIFO inventory valuation method is.
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102.Avery Company acquires Billings Company in a combination accounted for as an acquisition and adopts the equity method to account for Investment in Billings. At the end of four years, the Investment in Billings account on Avery's books is $198,984. What items constitute this balance? 103.Dutch Co. has loaned $90,000 to.
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31.When a parent uses the partial equity method throughout the year to account for its investment in an acquired subsidiary, which of the following statements is false before making adjustments on the consolidated worksheet? A. Parent company net income will equal controlling interest in consolidated net income when initial value,.
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109.Fesler Inc. acquired all of the outstanding common stock of Pickett Company on January 1, 2012. Annual amortization of $22,000 resulted from this transaction. On the date of the acquisition, Fesler reported retained earnings of $520,000 while Pickett reported a $240,000 balance for retained earnings. Fesler reported net income of.
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121.On 4/1/11, Sey Mold Corporation acquired 100% of DotDot.Com for $2,000,000 cash. On the date of acquisition, DotDot's net book value was $900,000. DotDot's assets included land that was undervalued by $300,000, a building that was undervalued by $400,000, and equipment that was overvalued by $50,000. The building had a.
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120.Pritchett Company recently acquired three businesses, recognizing goodwill in each acquisition. Destin has allocated its acquired goodwill to its three reporting units: Apple, Banana, and Carrot. Pritchett provides the following information in performing the 2013 annual review for impairment:How much goodwill impairment should Pritchett report for 2013? .
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93.For an acquisition when the subsidiary retains its incorporation, which method of internal recordkeeping gives the most accurate portrayal of the accounting results for the entire business combination? 94.For an acquisition when the subsidiary maintains its incorporation, under the partial equity method, what adjustments are made to the balance of the.
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61.Following are selected accounts for Green Corporation and Vega Company as of December 31, 2015. Several of Green's accounts have been omitted. Green acquired 100% of Vega on January 1, 2011, by issuing 10,500 shares of its $10 par value common stock with a fair value of $95 per share. On.
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51.McGuire Company acquired 90 percent of Hogan Company on January 1, 2014, for $234,000 cash. This amount is reflective of Hogan's total fair value. Hogan's stockholders' equity consisted of common stock of $160,000 and retained earnings of $80,000. An analysis of Hogan's net assets revealed the following: Any excess consideration transferred.
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61.Pell Company acquires 80% of Demers Company for $500,000 on January 1, 2014. Demers reported common stock of $300,000 and retained earnings of $210,000 on that date. Equipment was undervalued by $30,000 and buildings were undervalued by $40,000, each having a 10-year remaining life. Any excess consideration transferred over fair.
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108.Carnes Co. decided to use the partial equity method to account for its investment in Domino Corp. An unamortized trademark associated with the acquisition was $30,000, and Carnes decided to amortize the trademark over ten years. For 2013, Carnes' Equity in Subsidiary Earnings was $78,000.Required:What balance would have been in.
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71.Pell Company acquires 80% of Demers Company for $500,000 on January 1, 2014. Demers reported common stock of $300,000 and retained earnings of $210,000 on that date. Equipment was undervalued by $30,000 and buildings were undervalued by $40,000, each having a 10-year remaining life. Any excess consideration transferred over fair.
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31.When a company applies the partial equity method in accounting for its investment in a subsidiary and the subsidiary's equipment has a fair value greater than its book value, what consolidation worksheet entry is made in a year subsequent to the initial acquisition of the subsidiary? A. A above B. B above C..
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119.Pritchett Company recently acquired three businesses, recognizing goodwill in each acquisition. Destin has allocated its acquired goodwill to its three reporting units: Apple, Banana, and Carrot. Pritchett provides the following information in performing the 2013 annual review for impairment:Which of Pritchett's reporting units require both steps to test for goodwill.
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104.An acquisition transaction results in $90,000 of goodwill. Several years later a worksheet is being produced to consolidate the two companies. Describe in words at what amount goodwill will be reported at this date. 105.Why is push-down accounting a popular internal reporting technique? .
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Multiple Choice Questions 1.For business combinations involving less than 100 percent ownership, the acquirer recognizes and measures all of the following at the acquisition date except: A. identifiable assets acquired, at fair value. B. liabilities assumed, at book value. C. non-controlling interest, at fair value. D. goodwill or a gain from bargain purchase. E. none.
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41.McGuire Company acquired 90 percent of Hogan Company on January 1, 2014, for $234,000 cash. This amount is reflective of Hogan's total fair value. Hogan's stockholders' equity consisted of common stock of $160,000 and retained earnings of $80,000. An analysis of Hogan's net assets revealed the following: Any excess consideration transferred.
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99.What is the basic objective of all consolidations? 100.Yules Co. acquired Noel Co. in an acquisition transaction. Yules decided to use the partial equity method to account for the investment. The current balance in the investment account is $416,000. Describe in words how this balance was derived. .
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Short Answer Questions106.On January 1, 2012, Jumper Co. acquired all of the common stock of Cable Corp. for $540,000. Annual amortization associated with the purchase amounted to $1,800. During 2012, Cable earned net income of $54,000 and paid dividends of $24,000. Cable's net income and dividends for 2013 were $86,000.
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110.Fesler Inc. acquired all of the outstanding common stock of Pickett Company on January 1, 2012. Annual amortization of $22,000 resulted from this transaction. On the date of the acquisition, Fesler reported retained earnings of $520,000 while Pickett reported a $240,000 balance for retained earnings. Fesler reported net income of.
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122.On 4/1/11, Sey Mold Corporation acquired 100% of DotDot.Com for $2,000,000 cash. On the date of acquisition, DotDot's net book value was $900,000. DotDot's assets included land that was undervalued by $300,000, a building that was undervalued by $400,000, and equipment that was overvalued by $50,000. The building had a.
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