Adcock Plastics Company deposits all receipts and makes all payments by check. The following information is available from the cash records:
MARCH 31 BANK RECONCILIATION
Balance per bank $26,746
Add: Deposits in transit 2,100
Deduct: Outstanding checks (3,800)
Balance per books $25,046
Month of April Results
Per Bank Per Books
Balance April 30 $27,995 $24,355
April deposits 8,864 12,889
April checks 13,100 13,080
April note collected 3,000 -0-
(not included in April deposits)
April bank service charge 35 -0-
April NSF check of
a customer returned by the bank
(recorded by bank as a charge) 900 -0-
(a) Calculate the amount of the April 30:
1. Deposits in transit
2. Outstanding checks
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1. Deposits in transit are deposits which have been recorded in the books and are not reflected in the bank. At of March 31, deposits in transit were 2,100. In April bank has given credit for 8,864. This would also include the deposit in ...
The solution explains how to determine the amount of deposits in transit and outstanding checks.