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On January 1, 2010, Doone corporation acquired 60 percent of the outstanding voting stock of Rockne company for 300,000 consideration. At the acquisition date, the fair value of the 40 percent noncontrolling interest was 200,000 and rockne's assets and liabilities had a collective net fair value of 500,000. Doone uses the equity method in its internal records to account for its investment in Rockne. Rockne reports net income of 160,000 in 2011. Since being acquired, Rockne has regularly supplied inventory to Doone at 25% more than cost. Sales to Doone amounted to 250,000 in 2010 and 300,000 in 2011. Approximately, 30% of the inventory purchased during any one year is not used until the following year:
a.What is the noncontrolling interest share of rockne's 2011 income?

b.Prepare Doone's 2011 consolidated entries required by the intra entity inventory transfers?

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a. The noncontrolling interest's share of Rockne's 2011 income:
Net income reported 160,000
Add: 15,000
Less: 18,000
Total 157,000
noncontrolling interest=157,000*40%=62,800

b. In 2010, ...

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