ABC Ltd acquires 100 per cent of RedCarpet Ltd on 1 July 2021. ABC Ltd pays the shareholders of RedCarpet Ltd the following consideration:   Cash 35 000 Plant and equipment fair value $125 000; carrying amount in the books of ABC Ltd $85 000 Land fair value $150 000; carrying amount in the books of ABC Ltd $100 000   There are also legal fees of $95 000 involved in acquiring RedCarpet Ltd. On 1 July 2021 RedCarpet Ltd’s statement of financial position shows total assets of $300 000 and liabilities of $150 000. The fair value of the assets is $400 000. Required: Has any goodwill been acquired and, if so, how much?

An asset having a cost of $200 000 and accumulated depreciation of $40 000 is revalued to $240 000 at the beginning of the year. Depreciation for the year is based on the revalued amount and the remaining useful life of eight years. Shareholders’ equity, before adjusting for the above revaluation and subsequent depreciation, is as follows:   Share capital 600 000 Revaluation surplus 90 000 Capital profits reserve 170 000 Retained earnings 140 000 Total 1 000 000   Required: Prepare journal entries to reflect the revaluation of the asset and the subsequent depreciation of the revalued asset. Which of the equity accounts would be affected directly or indirectly by the revaluation?

InvisiGuard Ltd sells security doors. Majority of its sales are on credit except small amount of cash sales each year. The accounting records at 30 June 2019 reveal the following. Ignore GST.   Credit sales (for the year of 2019) $2,100,000 Cash sales (for the year of 2019) 20,000 Credit sales returns and allowances (for the year of 2019) 80,000 Accounts receivable (balance at 30 June 2019) 593,000 Allowance for doubtful debts (credit balance at 30 June 2019) 2,800   The company’s yearly bad debts expense had been estimated at 2.5% of net credit sales revenue in the past. The management of InvisiGuard Ltd has decided to compare the current method with an ageing of accounts receivable method. The following analysis…

Club York is located in the center of Sydney. In a major refurbishment, it purchased a new sound system and a new lighting system on 1 March 2019. The sound system cost $35,000 to purchase and $4,500 to install. The lighting system cost $55,000. The sound system has a useful life of 8 years and residual value $500. The lighting system has a useful life of 5 years and no residual value. Both are depreciated on a straight-line basis. Club York’s accounting period ends on 30 June each year. It has adopted straight-line method of depreciation.   Required: What is the cost and the carrying value for the assets discussed above as at 30 June 2019? Would Club York’s profit be…

XY Ltd’s sells T-shirts. It uses the periodic inventory system. It’s inventory at the beginning of the month June and all purchases during the month of June 2019 are provided as below. Ignore GST.       Units Total cost ($) 1/6 Beginning inventory 1050 18,900 10/6 Purchase 750 14,175 15/6 Purchase 450 8,910 23/6 Purchase 750 15,750   Totals 3,000 $57,735   A physical count on 30 June verified that 975 units were on hand.   Required: Determine the Ending inventory and Cost of Sales for the month of June, using the FIFO costing method. If all inventories are sold in the same price of $50, prepare the relevant part of the income statement for the month of June.

The following information is produced by comparing the cash deposits and withdrawals recorded by the M&N Windows Ltd for the month with their most recent bank statement received at 30 June 2019: a. M&N Windows Ltd’ cash at bank ledger at 30 June 2019 is: $75,864 b. Credit balance as per bank statement as at 30 June 2019 is: $101,160 c. Bank statement shows an electronic transfer from a customer of $3,864 d. Deposits in transit, $12,540 e. Interest earned on bank account, $75 f. Unpresented cheques, $37,407 g. Service charge included in bank statement, $150 h. Cheque for insurance expense, $5,370 incorrectly recorded in books as $5,910 i. A dishonoured cheque written by a client Jim Smith, $3,900 The entity…

Jim’s Cleaning Services prepares financial statements at the end of each month. The following information is in relation to the month of July. 1. On 1 July, rent of $3,600 for the 6-month period ending 31 December is paid. 2. A 1-year insurance policy is purchased on 1 July for $1,560. 3. On 10 July, the Cross Hotel paid the business $2,800 in advance for doing their cleaning for the next 3 months. 30% of the cleaning work has been provided in the month of July. 4. The cleaning supplies of $2,340 was purchased on 15 July. The supplies account had a $260 debit balance on 1 July and $220 of supplies are on hand as at 31 July. 5. The…

New Age IT Solutions had net profit margin of 0.35 on sales of $5 000 000 during 2020. In addition, the firm’s total assets were $4 500 000, and its debt ratio is 0.45. Required: a. What was New Age IT Solutions’ return on equity (ROE) in 2020? b. What was return on assets (ROA) of the company in 2020? c. Calculate earnings per share (EPS) and price earnings ratio (PE) of the company if it has total shares outstanding of 50,000 with a market price of $85 per share?

Black Gold Ltd. currently has the following capital structure: Debt funding:  A non-callable bond that pays annually 10.5% coupon rate with an annual before-tax yield to maturity of 9.7%. The bond issue has face value of $1,000 and will mature in 16 years. Ordinary equity funding: An ordinary share that just paid a $6.50 dividend per share in the current financial year. The firm is maintaining 4.5% annual growth rate in dividend, which is expected to continue indefinitely. Hybrid - funding: A preferred share with face value of $100, paying fixed dividend rate of 15%.   Required: Calculate the current price of the corporate bond? Calculate the current price of the ordinary share if the average return of the shares in…