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Finn Manufacturing Company uses a job order cost accounting system and keeps perpetual inventory records. Prepare journal entries to record the following transactions during the month of June.

June 1 Purchased raw materials for $25,000 on account.
8 Raw materials requisitioned by production:
Direct materials $6,000
Indirect materials 1,000

15 Paid factory utilities, $2,100 and repairs for factory equipment, $3,000.

25 Incurred $72,000 of factory labor.

25 Time tickets indicated the following:
Direct Labor (4,000 hrs at $12 per hr) = $48,000
Indirect Labor (3,000 hrs at $8 per hr) = 24,000

25 Applied manufacturing overhead to production based on a predetermined overhead rate of $9 per direct labor hour worked.

28 Goods costing $18,000 were completed in the factory and were transferred to finished goods.

30 Goods costing $15,000 were sold for $25,000 on account.

Solution Summary

This solution prepares journal entries for a job order costing system.