Ask Question
19 February, 20:59

Almona Co. establishes a $140 petty cash fund on January 1. On January 8, the fund shows $31 in cash along with receipts for the following expenditures: postage, $47; transportation-in, $12; delivery expenses, $14; and miscellaneous expenses, $36. Palmona uses the perpetual system in accounting for merchandise inventory.

Prepare journal entries to establish the fund on January 1.

Prepare journal entry to reimburse the petty cash fund on January 8.

Prepare journal entries to both reimburse the fund and increase it to $450 on January 8, assuming no entry in part 2.

+1
Answers (1)
  1. 19 February, 22:05
    0
    Answer and Explanation:

    The Journal entries are as follows:

    On January 1

    Petty cash Dr. $140

    To cash $140

    (Being the petty cash fund is recorded)

    On January 8

    Postage expense Dr. $47

    Merchandise inventory Dr. $12

    Delivery expense Dr. $14

    Miscellaneous expenses Dr. $36

    To Cash $109

    (Being the reimbursement of the petty cash fund is recorded)

    On January 8

    Petty cash Dr. $450

    To cash $450

    (being the increase in petty cash fund is recorded)

    Only these three entries are recorded
Know the Answer?
Not Sure About the Answer?
Find an answer to your question 👍 “Almona Co. establishes a $140 petty cash fund on January 1. On January 8, the fund shows $31 in cash along with receipts for the following ...” in 📗 Business if the answers seem to be not correct or there’s no answer. Try a smart search to find answers to similar questions.
Search for Other Answers