Don and Harvey began operations as a partnership on October 3, 2010. The company spent $60,500 on organization costs that year. How much can the company deduct in 2010 relating to these costs?
On May 11, 2010 Jobs Company acquired all of the assets of Gates Incorporated. Jobs paid $9,750,000 for Gates' assets. The purchase agreement stipulated that $1,200,000 of the purchase price was for goodwill (section 197 intangibles). What is jobs' deduction relating to the goodwill for 2010?