7 on january 1 2011 pilgrim corporation a u s firm acquired ownership of settlement 4307457

7 on january 1 2011 pilgrim corporation a u s firm acquired ownership of settlement 4307457

7) On January 1, 2011, Pilgrim Corporation, a U.S. firm, acquired ownership of Settlement Corporation, a foreign company, for $168,000, when Settlement's stockholders' equity consisted of 300,000 local currency units (LCU) and retained earnings of 100,000 LCU. At the time of the acquisition, Settlement's assets and liabilities were fairly valued except for a patent that did not have any recorded book value. All excess purchase cost was attributed to the patent, which had an estimated economic life of 10 years at the date of acquisition. The exchange rate for LCUs on January 1, 2011 was $.40. The functional currency for Settlement is LCU. Settlement's books are maintained in LCU.

A summary of changes in Settlement's stockholders' equity during 2011 and the exchange rates for LCUs is as follows:

   LCU      Rates      Dollars

Stockholders' equity

1/1/11400,000$.40H$160,000

Net income100,000.42A42,000

Dividends 12/1/11(50,000).43H(21,500)

Equity adjustment17,500

Stockholders' equity_______________

12/31/11450,000.44C$198,000

Required: Determine the following:

1. Fair value of the patent from Pilgrim's investment in Settlement on January 1, 2011 in U.S. dollars.

2. Patent amortization for 2011 in U.S. dollars.

3. Unamortized patent at December 31, 2011 in U.S. dollars.

4. Equity adjustment from the patent in U.S. dollars.

5. Income from Settlement for 2011 in U.S. dollars.

6. Investment in Settlement balance at December 31, 2011 in U.S. dollars.

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