Acc280 Financial Accounting: E11-12 Alvamar Company has the following data

Acc280 Financial Accounting
E11-12 Prepare payroll register and record payroll and payroll tax expense.
Alvamar Company has the following data for the weekly payroll ending January 31
Hours Hourly Rate Federal Income Tax Withholding Health Insurance
Employee M T W T F S
M. Hashmi 8 8 9 8 10 3 $12 $34 $10
E. Benson 8 8 8 8 8 2 $13 $37 $25
K. Kern 9 10 8 8 9 - $15 $58 $25

Employees are paid 1 1/2 times the regular hourly rate for all hours worked in excess of 40 hours per week. FICA taxes are 8% on the first $100,000 of gross earnings. Alvamar Company is subject to 5.4% state unemployment taxes and 0.8% federal unemployment taxes on the first $7,000 of gross earnings.

Instructions
(a) Prepare the payroll register for the weekly payroll.
(b) Prepare the journal entries to record the payroll and Alvamar's payroll tax expense.
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