Flashcards in Partnership Deck (11):
Is there a journal entry for a purchase or sale of existing partnership interest?
How are assets valued in contributions to a partnership?
How are liabilities assumed valued at during contributions to a partnership?
What are the 3 ways used to create a new partnership interest with investment of additional capital?
Exact, Bonus, and Goodwill
What is the significance of the exact method?
Purchase price is equal to the book value of the capital account purchased
What is the significance of the bonus method?
Bonuses are adjusted between the old and new partners' capital accounts and do not affect partnership assets
If interest is less than amount contributed, who receives bonus?
If interest is greater than amount contributed, who receives bonus?
What is the significance of the goodwill method?
Recognized based upon the total value of the partnership implied by the new partner's contribution
What is deducted from total profit to arrive at the amount of profit and loss distributed in the profit and loss ratio?
Interest, salaries, and bonuses