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Refer to the preceding facts for Penske’s acquisition of Stock common stock. Penske uses the simple equity method to account for its investment in Stock. During 2012, Stock sells $30,000 worth of merchandise to Penske. As a result of these inter-company sales, Penske holds beginning inventory of $12,000 and ending inventory of $16,000 of merchandise acquired from Stock. At December 31, 2012, Penske owes Stock $6,000 from merchandise sales. Stock has a gross profit rate of 30%.
On January 1, 2011, Penske sells equipment having a net book value of $50,000 to Stock for $90,000. The equipment has a 5-year useful life and is depreciated using the straight-line method.
Penske and Stock do not qualify as an affiliated group for tax purposes and, thus, will file separate tax returns. Assume a 40% corporate tax rate and an 80% dividends received exclusion.
On January 1, 2011, Penske Company acquires an 80% interest in Stock Company for $450,000. Stock has the following balance sheet on the date of acquisition:
Buildings, which have a 20-year life, are undervalued by $100,000. Equipment, which has a 5-year life, is undervalued by $50,000. Any remaining excess of cost over book value is attributable to goodwill.
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1. Prepare a value analysis and a determination and distribution of excess schedule.
2. Prepare a consolidated worksheet for the year ended December 31, 2012. Include a provision for income tax and income distribution schedules.


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