The following is a list of transactions from Danny and Mary Jane's first month of business:
May 1 Danny and Mary Jane deposited $50,000 into business checking account
May 1 Rented theater building for shows - paid 6 months rent up front - $24,000
May 1 Purchased six-month insurance policy to cover rented building and customers - $3,000
May 1 Paid utility deposits - $250
May 5 Purchased advertisements in local newspapers and radio stations, $2,500
May 6 Purchased stage props and costumes for opening night - $1,200
May 10 Opening night was a success! Danny and MaryJane sold 100 tickets at $10 each
May 15 The remainder of the first week ticket sales totaled $2,000
May 16 Paid workers for first week of services - $1,000
May 22 Second week ticket sales totaled $2,400
May 23 Paid workers for second week of services - $1,000
May 29 Third week ticket sales totaled $3,000
May 30 Paid workers for third week of services - $1,000
Using the journal and ledger forms provided with a trial balance after closing accounts. Journalize and post the first month's transactions. Additionally, in a memo to Danny and Mary Jane, summarize the month's transactions and comment on what they might do to improve for upcoming months.
Being 1st month of the business, the business generated revenue of $8400. Rent & Insurance has been prepaid in advance for 6 months. The advertisement ...
The solution provide General journal and ledger with explanation for Danny & Mary Jane for their first month of business.