Question: On January 1 2011 Peres Company purchases 80 of the

On January 1, 2011, Peres Company purchases 80% of the common stock of Soap Company for $308,000. On this date, Soap has common stock, other paid-in capital in excess of par, and retained earnings of $50,000, $100,000, and $150,000, respectively. Net income and dividends for two years for Soap Company are as follows:
On January 1, 2011, the only undervalued tangible assets of Soap are inventory and the building. Inventory, for which FIFO is used, is worth $10,000 more than cost. The inventory is sold in 2011. The building, which is worth $25,000 more than book value, has a remaining life of 10 years, and straight-line depreciation is used. The remaining excess of cost over book value is attributable to goodwill.
The trial balances for Peres and Soap are as follows:
1. Prepare a value analysis and a determination and distribution of excess schedule.
2. Peres Company carries the investment in Soap Company under the sophisticated equity method. In general journal form, record the entries that would be made to apply the equity method in 2011 and 2012.
3. Compute the balance that should appear in Investment in Soap Company and in Subsidiary Income on December 31, 2012 (the second year). Fill in these amounts on Peres Company’s trial balance for 2012.
4. Complete a worksheet for consolidated financial statements for 2012. Include columns for eliminations and adjustments, consolidated income, NCI, controlling retained earnings, and consolidated balance sheet.

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