Day 114

After studying Chapter 12, you will be able to:

  • Define accounting terms related to payroll records.
  • Identify accounting concepts and practices related to payroll records.
  • Complete a payroll time card.
  • Calculate payroll taxes.
  • Complete a payroll register and an employee earnings record.
  • Prepare payroll checks.

Notes 12-2

  1. Obtain a Notes 12-2 handout from your instructor and record your notes through the presentation.  You can also view the presentation here.

Working Together 12-2

  1. Make a copy of this spreadsheet.
  2. Place this file in your Chapter 12 folder.
  3. Rename the file to Lesson 12-2 (Your Initials)
  4. Complete the spreadsheet according to the directions on page 350 or below.

On Your Own 12-2

  1. Information taken from a semimonthly payroll are provided in the Lesson 12-2 spreadsheet.  Work this problem independently.  Following the instructions on page 350 or below.

Self-Assessment 12-2

  1. Complete this self-assessment for Lesson 12-2.  You can use your textbook and notes to complete this assessment.  

Application Problem 12-2

  1. Using your Lesson 12-2 spreadsheet, click on the Application Problem 12-2 sheet at the bottom left, and complete the problem as directed on page 360 or below.