William Bryant is the new owner of Ace Computer Services. At the end of August 2012, his first month of ownership, Bryant is trying to prepare monthly financial statements. Below is some information related to unrecorded expenses that the business incurred during August.
1. At August 31, Bryant owed his employees $2,584 in wages that will be paid on September 1.
2. At the end of the month he had not yet received the month’s utility bill. Based on past experience, he estimated the bill would be approximately $653.
3. On August 1, Bryant borrowed $35,100 from a local bank on a 15-year mortgage. The annual interest rate is 8%.
4. A telephone bill in the amount of $201 covering August charges is unpaid at August 31.
Prepare the adjusting journal entries as of August 31, 2012, suggested by the information above.