Question: Assume Hughes Co paid 30 million to purchase BaySide com Assume

Assume Hughes Co. paid $30 million to purchase Assume further that BaySide had the following summarized data at the time of the Hughes Co. acquisition (amounts in millions):

BaySide’s long-term assets had a current market value of only $31 million, and the liabilities have a market value of $35 million.

1. Compute the cost of goodwill purchased by Hughes Co.
2. Journalize Hughes Co.’s purchase of BaySide.
3. Explain how Hughes Co. will account forgoodwill.
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