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Balance Sheet Classification of Various Liabilities - Recording

1. (Balance Sheet Classification of Various Liabilities) How would each of the following items be reported on the balance sheet?

a. Accrued vacation pay.
b. Estimated taxes payable.
c. Service warranties on appliance sales.
d. Bank overdraft.
e. Employee payroll deductions unremitted.
f. Unpaid bonus to officers.
g. Deposit received from customer to guarantee performance of a contract.
h. Sales taxes payable.
i. Gift certificates sold to customers but not yet redeemed.
j. Premium offers outstanding.
k. Discount on notes payable.
l. Personal injury claim pending.
m. Current maturities of long-term debts to be paid from current assets.
n. Cash dividends declared but unpaid.
o. Dividends in arrears on preferred stock.
p. Loans from officers.

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a) Accrued Vacation pay - Current liability.
b. Estimated taxes payable. - Current liability.
c) Service warranties on appliance sales. - Current liability is warranty is for less than or equal to 1 year or long-term liability if warranty period is more than a year.
d) Bank overdraft-Current liability.
e) Employee ...

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