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Amalgamation of a Company: 2 Types | Accounting

The following points highlight the two main types of amalgamation of a company. The types are:- 1. Amalgamation in the Nature of Merger 2. Amalgamation in the Nature of Purchase. Type # 1. Amalgamation in the Nature of Merger: An amalgamation in the nature of merger should, according to the Accounting Standard – 14, satisfy […]

Top 4 Methods of Purchase Consideration | Amalgamation

The amount of purchase consideration can be computed under any of the following four methods:- 1. Lump Sum Method 2. Net Worth or Net Assets Method 3. Net Payment Method 4. Intrinsic Value Method (Shares Exchange Method). Method # 1. Lump Sum Method: The purchasing company may agree to pay a lump-sum to the vendor […]

Amalgamation, Absorption and Reconstruction | Accounting

Here is a compilation of top five accounting problems on amalgamation, absorption and reconstruction with its relevant solutions. Illustration 1:   The Balance Sheet of Z Ltd. and A ltd. as on September 30, 2006 are given below: A Ltd. propose to take over Z Ltd. on the following terms: (1) A Ltd. will issue […]

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