Jaguar Auto Company provides general car maintenance to customers. The company’s fiscal year-end is December 31. The December 31, 2012, trial balance (before any adjusting entries) appears below.

Accounts Debits Credits

Cash $ 17,000

Accounts receivable 14,000

Supplies 22,000

Prepaid insurance 18,000

Equipment 85,000

Accumulated depreciation $ 27,000

Accounts payable 11,000

Salaries payable 0

Utilities payable 0

Interest payable 0

Notes payable 30,000

Common stock 25,000

Retained earnings 9,000

Dividends 2,000

Service revenue 220,000

Salaries expense 153,000

Depreciation expense 0

Insurance expense 0

Supplies expense 0

Utilities expense 11,000

Interest expense 0

Totals $ 322,000 $ 322,000

Information necessary to prepare the year-end adjusting entries appears below.

a. Depreciation on the machines for the year is $9,000.


Employee salaries are paid every two weeks. The last pay period ended on December 23. Salaries earned from December 24 through December 31, 2012, are $3,000.


On September 1, 2012, Jaguar borrows $30,000 from a local bank and signs a note. The note requires interest to be paid annually on August 31 at 9%. The principal is due in five years.


On March 1, 2012, the company purchases insurance for $18,000 for a one-year policy to cover possible injury to mechanics. The entire $18,000 is debited to Prepaid Insurance at the time of the purchase.

e. $4,000 of supplies remains on hand at December 31, 2012.


On December 30, Jaguar receives a utility bill of $1,700 for the month. The bill will not be paid until early January 2013, and no entry is recorded when the bill is received.


Prepare the necessary adjusting entries on December 31, 2012. (Do not round your intermediate calculations. Omit the “$” sign in your response.)

Event General Journal Debit Credit