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This Statement’s scope is broader than that of Statement 141, which applied only to business combinations in which control was obtained by transferring consideration.
By applying the same method of accounting—the acquisition method—to all transactions and other events in which one entity obtains control over one or more other businesses, this Statement improves the comparability of the information about business combinations provided in financial reports.
He received a CALI Award for The Actual Impact of Master Card's Initial Public Offering in 2008.
Mc Bride is an attorney with a Juris Doctor from Case Western Reserve University and a Master of Science in accounting from the University of Connecticut.
The main features of this Statement and the more significant improvements it makes to how the acquisition method was applied in accordance with Statement 141 are described below.
These five actions are done at the same time in the consolidation journal entry.
The basic journal entry for the consolidation is to debit "Common Stock of the Subsidiary," "Additional Paid In Capital of the Subsidiary," "Retained Earnings of the Subsidiary," "Goodwill" and the adjustments to fair value on the company's balance sheet.
Statement 141's guidance resulted in not recognizing some assets and liabilities at the acquisition date, and it also resulted in measuring some assets and liabilities at amounts other than their fair values at the acquisition date.
For example, Statement 141 required the acquirer to include the costs incurred to effect the acquisition (acquisition-related costs) in the cost of the acquisition that was allocated to the assets acquired and the liabilities assumed.