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27. The following totals for the month of June were taken from the payroll register of ABC Company:
Salaries expense \$13,000
Social security and Medicare Taxes withheld 975
Income Taxes withheld 2,600
Retirement Savings 500

The entry to record the payment of net pay would include a ________.
debit to Salaries Payable for \$13,000
Debit to Salaries Payable for \$8,925
Credit to Salaries Expense for \$8,925
Credit to Salaries Payable for \$8,925

28. During its first year of operations, a company granted employees vacation privileges and pension rights estimated at a cost of \$20,500 and \$15,000. The vacations are expected to be taken in the next year and the pension rights are expected to be paid in the future 5-30 years. What is the total cost of vacation pay and pension rights to be recognized in the first year?
\$29,500
\$35,500
\$23,500
\$20,500

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27. The amount of net pay is gross pay - deductions
Net pay = 13,000-975-2,600-500 = 8,925
This is the amount to pay and so is ...

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The solution has two questions - determining the net pay and vacation pay

\$2.19