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Petrel Corporation acquired a 60% interest in Salt Corporation on January 1, 2005, at a cost equal to book value and fair value. Salt reports net...

Petrel Corporation acquired a 60% interest in Salt Corporation on January 1, 2005, at a cost equal to book value and fair value. Salt reports net income of $880,000 for 2005. Petrel regularly sells merchandise to Salt at 120% of Petrel’s cost. The intercompany sales information for 2004 is as follows:



Intercompany sales at selling price $ 672,000

Value of merchandise remaining

unsold by Salt 132,000








Required:




1.
Determine the unrealized profit in Salt’s inventory at December 31, 2004.




2.
Compute Petrel’s income from Salt for 2005.

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