Jun 23, 2024  
2021-2022 Catalog 

ACC 140 - Payroll Accounting

Class: 1 Lab: 2 Clinical: 0 Credit: 2

Prerequisite: ACC-115 or ACC 120 

This course covers federal and state laws pertaining to wages, payroll taxes, payroll tax forms, and journal and general ledger transactions. Emphasis is placed on computing wages; calculating social security, income, and unemployment taxes; preparing appropriate payroll tax forms; and journalizing/posting transactions. Upon completion, students should be able to analyze data, make appropriate computations, complete forms, and prepare accounting entries using appropriate technology.