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Course: ACC/290
Financial Accounting, Fifth Edition by Kimmel, Weygandt, and Kieso Solving Financial Accounting Problems Using Microsoft Excel for Windows by Rex A Schildhouse
P3-7B, Prepare a correct trial balance.
This trial balance of Schumaker Company does not balance.
SCHUMAKER COMPANY
Trial Balance
May 31, 2010
Debit
Cash
$6,340
Accounts Receivable
Prepaid Insurance
700
Equipment
8,000
Accounts Payable
Property Taxes Payable
750
Common Stock
Retained Earnings
Service Revenue
7,690
Salaries Expense
4,200
Advertising Expense
Property Tax Expense
900
$28,580

Credit
$2,750

4,100
5,700
6,000

1,100
$19,650

Your review of the ledger reveals that each account has a normal balance. You also discover the following errors. 1. The totals of the debit sides of Prepaid Insurance, Accounts Payable, and Property Tax Expense were each understated

$100
2. Transposition errors were made in Accounts Receivable and Service Revenue. Based on postings made, the correct balances were
$2,570
$7,960
, respectively.
and
3. A debit posting to Salaries Expense of
$400
was omitted.
4. An
$800
cash dividend was debited to Common Stock for
$800
and credited to
Cash for
$800
$350
purchase of supplies on account was debited to Equipment for $350
5. A
and
credited to Cash for
$350
$450
for advertising was debited to Advertising Expense for
$45
6. A cash payment of
and credited to Cash for
$45
7. A collection from a customer for
$240
was debited to Cash for
$240
and
credited to Accounts Payable for
$240
Instructions:
Prepare the correct trial balance, assuming all accounts have normal balances. (Note: The chart of accounts also includes the following: Dividends and Supplies.)

Cash
Accounts Receivable
Prepaid Insurance
Equipment
Supplies
Accounts Payable
Property Taxes Payable
Common Stock
Dividends
Retained Earnings
Service Revenue
Salaries Expense
Advertising Expense
Property Tax Expense...
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