Ch 4: Payroll Accounting

About This Chapter

If you need to review payroll accounting concepts for an upcoming exam, project or professional purposes, look no further than this convenient online chapter. Inside, you'll find a series of bite-sized lessons and quizzes that can be accessed on any computer or mobile device.

Payroll Accounting - Chapter Summary

This mobile-friendly accounting chapter offers an overview of basic payroll accounting concepts. Follow along with our expert accounting instructors to review concepts related to payroll tax, payroll system practices, employee compensation accounting and much more. By the end of the chapter, you should be able to:

  • Explain how to account for payroll, employee leave and bonuses
  • Define relevant departmental payroll system terms
  • Assess examples of payroll tax
  • Recognize the requirements for employer federal tax filing

To help you reinforce your understanding of these payroll accounting concepts, we've included several self-assessment quizzes throughout the chapter. Our instructors are happy to answer any questions you may have about the chapter concepts. You can revisit the chapter resources whenever you need to brush up on your payroll accounting knowledge.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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