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Problem 8-3A James Logan Company

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P8-3A On May 31, 2010, James Logan Company had a cash balance per books of $6,781.50.
The bank statement from Farmers State Bank on that date showed a balance of $6,404.60. A
comparison of the statement with the cash account revealed the following facts.

1. The statement included a debit memo of $40 for the printing of additional company checks.

2. Cash sales of $836.15 on May 12 were deposited in the bank.The cash receipts journal entry
and the deposit slip were incorrectly made for $886.15. The bank credited Logan Company
for the correct amount.

3. Outstanding checks at May 31 totaled $576.25. Deposits in transit were $1,916.15.

4. On May 18, the company issued check No. 1181 for $685 to Barry Trest, on account.The check,
which cleared the bank in May, was incorrectly journalized and posted by Logan Company for
$658.

5. A $2,500 note receivable was collected by the bank for Logan Company on May 31 plus $80
interest.The bank charged a collection fee of $20. No interest has been accrued on the note.

6. Included with the cancelled checks was a check issued by Bridgetown Company to Tom Lujak
for $800 that was incorrectly charged to Logan Company by the bank.
7. On May 31, the bank statement showed an NSF charge of $680 for a check issued by Sandy
Grifton, a customer, to Logan Company on account.

Instructions

(a) Prepare the bank reconciliation at May 31, 2010.

(b) Prepare the necessary adjusting entries for Logan Company at May 31, 2010.

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