Question: Pruitt Corporation owns 90 of the common stock of Sedbrook

Pruitt Corporation owns 90% of the common stock of Sedbrook Company. The stock was purchased for $540,000 on January 1, 2009, when Sedbrook Company’s retained earnings were $100,000. Preclosing trial balances for the two companies at December 31, 2013, are presented here:

The January 1, 2013, inventory of Sedbrook Company includes $30,000 of profit recorded by Pruitt Corporation on 2012 sales. During 2013, Pruitt Corporation made inter-company sales of $200,000 with a markup of 25% on cost. The ending inventory of Sedbrook
Company includes goods purchased in 2013 from Pruitt for $50,000. Pruitt Corporation uses the partial equity method to record its investment in Sedbrook Company.

A. Prepare the consolidated statements workpaper for the year ended December 31, 2013.
B. Calculate consolidated retained earnings on December 31, 2013, using the analytical or t-accountapproach.

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