The statements of financial position of Mars plc and Jupiter plc at 31 December 20X2 are as

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The statements of financial position of Mars plc and Jupiter plc at 31 December 20X2 are as follows:


Jupiter Mars ASSETS Non-current assets at cost 550,000 225,000 Depreciation 220,000 67,500 330,000 157,500 Investment in


Statements of comprehensive income for the year ended 31 December 20X2




Mars acquired 80% of the shares in Jupiter on 1 January 20X0 when Jupiter’s retained earnings were £80,000 and the balance on Jupiter’s general reserve was £18,000. Non-controlling interests are measured using method 1. During the year Mars sold Jupiter goods for £18,000 which represented cost plus 50%. Half of these goods were still in stock at the end of the year.

During the year Mars and Jupiter paid dividends of £180,000 and £11,250 respectively. The opening balances of retained earnings for the two companies were £156,000 and £114,750 respectively.


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Prepare a consolidated statement of comprehensive income for the year ended 31/12/20X2, a statement of financial position as at that date, and a consolidated statement of changes in equity. Also prepare the retained earnings columns of the consolidated statement of changes in equity for theyear.

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Financial Accounting and Reporting

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