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3. On January 1, 2011, Jackie Corp. purchased 30% of the voting common stock of Rob Co., paying $2,000,000. Jackie properly accounts for this investment using the equity method. At the time of the investment, Robs total stockholders equity was $3,000,000. Any excess of cost over fair value was attributed to goodwill, which has not been impaired. Rob Co. reported net income of $300,000 for 2011, and paid dividends of $100,000 during that year.

What is the amount of the excess of purchase price over book value?
(Points : 2)

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