Acc401 Advanced Accounting: P13-3 On January 2, 2008, P Company, a U.S. based company

Acc401 Advanced Accounting
Problem 13-3
On January 2, 2008, P Company, a U.S. based company, acquired for 2,000,000 francs an 80% interest in SFr Company, a Swiss company. On January 2, 2008, SFr Company reported a retained earnings balance of 480,000 francs. SFr's books are maintained in francs and are in conformity with U.S. generally accepted accounting principles. Trial balances of the two companies as of December 31, 2009, are presented here:
Debits P Company (dollars) SFr Company (francs)
Cash 500,200 962,500
Accounts Receivable 516,400 660,000
Inventories (FIFO cost) 627,800 1,037,500
Investment in SFr Company 300,000 -
Land 450,000 500,000
Buildings (net) 610,000 550,000
Equipment (net) 290,000 405,000
Dividends declared 200,000 375,000
Cost of goods sold 2,720,000 2,312,500
Depreciation expense 210,000 125,000
Other expense 914,000 818,750
Income tax expense 100,000 102,500
Totals 7,438,400 7,848,750
Credits
Accounts payable 540,000 800,000
Short-term notes payable 300,000 650,750
Bonds payable 700,000 850,000
Common stock 800,000 960,000
Additional paid-in capital 300,000 300,000
Retained earnings, 1/1 544,400 513,000
Sales 4,200,000 3,775,000
Dividend income 54,000 -
Totals 7,438,400 7,848,750

Other information related to the subsidiary follows:
1. Beginning inventory of 830,000 francs was acquired when the exchange rate was $.165.
2. Purchases made uniformly throughout 2009 were 2,520,000 francs.
3. The franc is identified as the subsidiary's functional currency.
4. The subsidiary's beginning (1/1/09) retained earnings and cumulative translation adjustment (credit) in dollars were $75,948 and $36,462, respectively.
5. All plant assets were acquired before the parent obtained controlling interest in the subsidiary.
6. Sales are made and all expenses are incurred uniformly throughout the year.
7. The ending inventory was acquired during the last quarter.
8. The subsidiary declared and paid dividends of 375,000 francs on September 2.
9. The following direct exchange rate quotations were available:
Date of subsidiary acquisition $0.1500
Average for 2008 $0.1560
1-Jan-09 $0.1700
2-Sep-09 $0.1800
31-Dec-09 $0.1900
Average for the 4th quarter, 2009 $0.1850
Average for 2009 $0.1760

Required:
a. Prepare a translated balance sheet and combined statement of income and retained earnings for the subsidiary.
b. Prepare a schedule to verify the translation adjustment.
c. Compute the following ratios based on the franc and the U.S. dollar financial statements.
1. Current ratio
2. Debt to equity
3. Gross profit percentage
4. Net income to sales
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