Beth Corbin’s regular hourly wage rate is $22, and she receives an hourly rate of $33 for work in excess of 40 hours. During a January pay period, Beth works 50 hours. Beth’s federal income tax withholding is $97.00, and she has no voluntary deductions. Use January 15 for the end of the pay period and the payment date.
Prepare the journal entries to record (a) Beth’s pay for the period and (b) the payment of Beth’s wages. (Assume FICA rate of 7.65%.