On January 1, Pan Corporation pays $400,000 cash and also

On January 1, Pan Corporation pays $400,000 cash and also issues 36,000 shares of $10 par common stock with a market value of $660,000 for all the outstanding common shares of Sis Corporation. In addition, Pan pays $60,000 for registering and issuing the 36,000 shares and $140,000 for the other direct costs of the business combination, in which Sis Corporation is dissolved. Summary balance sheet information for the companies immediately before the merger is as follows (in thousands):

Pan Book Sis Book Sis Fair Value Value Value $ 80 $ 80 Cash S700 Inventories 240 160 200 Other current assets 60 40 40 P


REQUIRED: Prepare all journal entries on Pan's books to account for theacquisition.

Balance Sheet
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Corporation
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