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Manufacturing Overhead

Which of the following would most likely be included as part of manufacturing overhead in the production of a wooden table?

The amount paid to the individual who stains the table.
The commission paid to the salesperson who sold the table.
The cost of glue used in the table.
The cost of the wood used in the table.

I think that the amount paid to the individual who stains the table is it since it would be some type of direct labor cost.

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Overhead costs are costs which are not traced directly to the product but are allocated.
The amount paid to the individual who stains the table - This would be ...

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The solution explains how to decide if a cost is a part of manufacturing overhead

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