Company merger | acct 5390 | California State University, San Bernardino

Problem 1 E2(14 Points):

Santa Corporation is 80 percent owned subsidiary of Panta Corporation, acquired by Panta on January 1, 20X1 for $320,000 when Santa’s common stock and retained earnings were $100,000 and $160,000 respectively. All book values of Santa’s assets and liabilities were equal to their fair values except inventory which was undervalued by $60,000 and unrecorded patent which its fair value is equal the remaining of differential value with remaining life of 10 years.  Both firms are using FIFO method of inventory.  Followings are the transactions of merchandize between these two firms:

———————————————————————————————————–      Cost  Sales value  Ending Inventory


20X1  Panta sold to Santa  $80,000 $100,000  $25,000

20X2  Panta sold to Santa     60,000      80,000    16,000


—————————————————————————————————————–         Panta      Santa


Separate income (not included Investment income) for 20X1    $40,000 $100,000

Dividend    15,000       8,000

Income statements for Panta and Santa Corporations for 20X2 are:

—————————————————————————————————————–         Panta      Santa


Sales  $300,000  $150,000

Income from Santa        34,600

Cost of Sales    (200,000)  ( 90,000)

Other expenses    (  67,000)   (10,000)

Net Income  $ 67,600  $ 50,000

Dividend  0  0

Balance Sheet item (December 31, 20X2):

Investment in Santa  $368,800  


1.  Calculate total fair value of Santa as of 1/1/20X1 (1 point).


2.  Calculate total value of the patent (1 point).


3.  Calculate investment income recorded by Panta for 20X1(1 point).


4.  Calculate balance of investment in Santa in the book of Panta as of Dec.r 31, 20X1 (1 point)

Purchase value investments.  

Add: current year income  32,000

Less: patents written off 20%of 

5.  Verify the amount 20X2 of Income from Santa for $34,600 (1 point).

6.  Unrealized profit in Santa’s beginning inventory is (1 point): $_________________.

7.  Unrealized profit in Santa’s ending inventory is (1 point): $_________________.

8.  Patent (net) that appear in the Dec. 31, 20X2 consolidated balance sheet (show all of your calculations) (1 point):


9.  Verify the balance of investment in Santa that appear in the 20X2 Panta’s balance sheet 

 (1 point):    


10.  How much investment in Santa is reported in the 20X2 consolidated balance sheet? 

(1 point)


11.  Minority Interest Income (Expense) for 20×2 (show all of your calculations)is (1 point):


12.  Consolidated (controlling group) net income for 20X2 is (1 point):  $_______________.  

13, Show, in detail, working paper eliminating entries for all inter-company merchandize inventory transactions in order to prepare 20×2 consolidated financial statements 

 (1 points). 

14.  Prepare Consolidated Income Statement for year 20X2 (1 point).

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