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Utilities expense

Spanish translation: Costos de Servicios (agua, electricidad, etc.)

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English term or phrase:Utilities expense
Spanish translation:Costos de Servicios (agua, electricidad, etc.)
Entered by: Rodolfo Flores
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03:57 Feb 11, 2009
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Bus/Financial - Accounting
English term or phrase: Utilities expense
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Question: V3C2-0009
The following information is part of an unadjusted trial balance for an equipment rental company at December 31, 2005:
Cash $17,400
Prepaid insurance 3,600
Fixed assets 180,000
Accumulated depreciation 32,000
Accounts payable 12,000
Common stock 60,000
Retained earnings 38,000
Rental revenue 171,000
Salaries and wages expense 80,000
Utilities expense 14,000
On October 1, 2005, the company paid $18,000 to re¬new its only insurance policy for a three-year period begin¬ning on that date. This transaction has not been recorded. Salaries and wages of $1,700 have been incurred but not paid as of December 31, 2005. At December 31, 2005, the balance per bank statement was $12,000. Outstanding checks amounted to $6,900. Interest of $40 was credited to the company’s account by the bank during December, but has not yet been entered on the company’s books.
The journal entry required to close the utilities expense account is
a. Utilities expense 14,000
Income summary 14,000
b. Income summary 14,000
Utilities expense 14,000
c. Rental revenue 14,000
Utilities expense 14,000
d. Utilities expense 14,000
Retained earnings 14,000

I really don't know how to say it in spanish. Thanks.
Costos de Servicios (agua, electricidad, etc.)
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Rodolfo Flores
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4 +3Costos de Servicios (agua, electricidad, etc.)
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utilities expense
Costos de Servicios (agua, electricidad, etc.)


Rodolfo Flores
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