pat corporation acquired an 80 percent interest in sci corporati 244836

Pat Corporation acquired an 80 percent interest in Sci Corporation for $480,000 on January 1, 2011, when Sci’s stockholders’ equity consisted of $400,000 capital stock and $50,000 retained earnings. The excess fair value over book value acquired was assigned to plant assets that were undervalued by $100,000 and to goodwill. The undervalued plant assets had a four-year useful life.


1. Pat’s account receivable includes $10,000 owed by Sci.

2. Sci mailed its check for $40,000 to Pat on December 30, 2012, in settlement of the advance.

3. A $20,000 dividend was declared by Sci on December 30, 2012, but was not recorded by Pat.

4. Financial statements for Pat and Sci Corporations for 2012 follow (in thousands):

REQUIRED: Prepare consolidation workpapers for Pat Corporation and Subsidiary for2012.

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