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    How are bulk purchases, such as when all assets of a company are acquired for a total price, accounted for?

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    How are bulk purchases, such as when all assets of a company are acquired for a total price, accounted for?

    This is also commonly called a basket asset purchase. In a basket or bulk asset purchase, the purchaser pays an amount agreed to, and in turn acquires all assets of the target company. The FMV of the assets, or the assets in groups, needs to be determined. As an example, the company could value each asset separately, or the assets in groups, at their fair market value. If assigning ...

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    How are bulk purchases, such as when all assets of a company are acquired for a total price, accounted for are determined.

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