Asset Acquisition Logan Industries purchased the following assets and constructed a building as well. All this was done during the current year.
Assets 1 and 2
These assets were purchased as a lump sum for $104,000 cash. The following information was gathered.
This machine was acquired by making a $10,000 down payment and issuing a $30,000, 2-year, zero-interest bearing note. The note is to be paid off in two $15,000 installments made at the end of the first and second years. It was estimated that the asset could have been purchased outright for $35,900.
This machinery was acquired by trading in used machinery. (The exchange lacks commercial substance.) Facts concerning the trade-in are as follows.
Cost of machinery traded $100,000
Accumulated depreciation to date of sale 36,000
Fair value of machinery traded 80,000
Cash received 10,000
Fair value of machinery acquired 70,000
Office equipment was acquired by issuing 100 shares of $8 par value common stock. The stock had a market value of $11 per share. Construction of Building A building was constructed on land purchased last year at a cost of $180,000. Construction began on February 1 and was completed on November 1. The payments to the contractor were as follows.
To finance construction of the building, a $600,000, 12% construction loan was taken out on February1. The loan was repaid on November 1. The firm had $200,000 of other outstanding debt during the year at a borrowing rate of 8%.Record the acquisition of each of theseassets.