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WARREN + 5 others
ISBN: 9781337272094

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ISBN: 9781337272094
Textbook Problem

When is the equity method the appropriate accounting for equity investments?

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Investment: The act of allocating money to buy a monetary asset, in order to generate wealth in the future is referred to as investment.

Equity investment: Equity investments are stock instruments which claim ownership in the investee company and pay a dividend revenue to the investor company.

Equity method: Equity method is the method used for accounting equity investments which claim a significant influence of above 20% but less than 50% in the outstanding stock of the investee company.

To explain: The requirements for using equity method for equity investments

Explanation

When the investor company holds above 20% but less than 50% in the o...

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