Payroll Accounting 2017
Bernard J. Bieg | Judith Toland
Payroll Accounting 2018
Bernard J. Bieg | Judith Toland
ISBN-13: 9781337291057 | ISBN-10: 1337291056
© 2018 | Nov 2017 |  512  Pages
Previous Editions: 2017

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Prepare students for career success with first-hand experience in calculating payroll, completing payroll taxes, and preparing payroll records and reports. Bieg/Toland’s market-leading PAYROLL ACCOUNTING 2018 addresses the latest laws and developments in the field of payroll accounting.

This edition covers timely topics on the Fundamental Payroll Certification (FPC) given by the American Payroll Association. Students focus on applications rather than theory with hands-on practice to reinforce concepts. Numerous examples and real business applications demonstrate relevance, while an extensive payroll project lets students practice manually. The CengageNOW™v2 digital course management includes robust instructor resources to help you present today’s payroll laws and practices to prepare students for success.

  • 1. The Need For Payroll And Personal Records.
    2. Computing Wages and Salaries.
    3. Social Security Taxes.
    4. Income Tax Withholding.
    5. Unemployment Compensation Taxes.
    6. Analyzing and Journalizing Payroll.
    7. Payroll Project.
    Appendix A: Payroll Accounting Online.
    Tax Table A: Tables for Percentage Method Of Withholding.
    Tax Table B: Wage-Bracket Income Tax Withholding.
    Check Figures.
    Online Appendix. Appendix B: Excel Template Instructions For The Glo-Brite Payroll Project (Using Excel 2010).
    Online Appendix. Appendix C: Social Security Benefits.
    Online Appendix: Appendix D. Unemployment Benefits.
    Online-Only Document: Computerized Payroll Accounting User Guide.
    Online-Only Document: Controlling Costs: Payroll, Benefits, and Taxes.

    • EXTENSIVE AUTHOR EXPERIENCE ENSURES A PRESENTATION THAT ADDRESSES STUDENT CHALLENGES. The author team's considerable experience not only in authoring texts, but also in teaching this course for numerous years has provided unique insights into problems that students face in comprehending these topics. As a result, this book is user-friendly and easily adapted for either a classroom or online setting.
    • MICROSOFT® EXCEL® SPREADSHEET TEMPLATES PROVIDE ADDITIONAL PRACTICE IN SOLVING PROBLEMS. Students can use this leading software tool to complete Continuing Payroll Problems, the Comprehensive Payroll Project, and other end-of-chapter problems that are clearly identified with an icon in the book. Appendix B, written by the book’s authors, provides detailed instructions on how to prepare Excel® spreadsheets most effectively.
    • CengageNOW™v2 PROVIDES A POWERFUL COURSE MANAGEMENT AND ONLINE HOMEWORK TOOL. End-of-chapter matching quizzes, conceptually focused questions for review, problem sets A and B, and Continuing Problems from the book are integrated into CengageNOW™v2. Mastery Problems teach students fundamental concepts, while "Show Me How" videos explain step-by-step instructions modeled on complex payroll end-of-chapter problems. A variety of study tools help students learn more efficiently.
    • THE WASHINGTON UPDATE ADVISES STUDENTS OF TAX CODE AND TAX LAWS USED IN THE CURRENT EDITION. Because tax code, tables and laws are frequently changed by Congress after a book has been printed, this resource shows students how they can find out the most current tax code, tables, and laws -- both now and in future practice.
    • "OVER THE LINE" ACTUAL BUSINESS ETHICS CASES PROVIDE SITUATIONS FOR STUDENTS TO DISCUSS AND ANALYZE. These actual, intriguing Ethics Cases illustrate situations where companies either intentionally or unintentionally crossed the boundaries of fairness in their interpretation of payroll laws.
    • NEW GRAPHIC IMAGES IN EACH CHAPTER VISUALLY REINFORCE CONTENT AND ENGAGE READERS. This edition provides helpful images that create effective breaks in the chapter reading, reinforce concept and strengthen with the flow of information in the text.
    • INCREASED NUMBER OF EXAMPLES IN EACH CHAPTER CLARIFY CONCEPTS AND ENSURE UNDERSTANDING. Each problem now offers a memorable, appropriate example or illustration in the text to further explain or build upon what students are learning step-by-step.
    • THE VERY LATEST UPDATES REFLECT UP-TO-THE-MINUTE CHANGES TO THE TAX LAWS. This edition continues to provide the latest updates on the book's website even after this edition goes to print. This keeps you and your students up to date with the numerous changes that the current administration in Washington has proposed.
    • ADDITIONAL "SHOW ME HOW" VIDEOS CLARIFY TAX CALCULATIONS. This edition now offers 10 additional "Show Me How" videos with helpful details to assist students in understand today's more challenging payroll calculations.
    • NEW CONCEPT CLIPS CORRESPOND WITH "ON THE JOB" TOPICS. These engaging Concept Clips emphasize the relevance of the specific subjects that students are studying.
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  • After receiving his Masters in Business Administration from the University of Notre Dame and passing the Certified Public Accountants’ exam in the early 1970s, Bernard Bieg turned his attention toward a career in teaching. He has been a professor at Bucks County Community College for more than 30 years. During that time, he has taught the entire spectrum of accounting courses, including payroll accounting. He has maintained strong connections with today’s business world by serving as an internal auditor for a local non-profit organization. His association with this textbook began in 1977 as a co-author with one of the text’s originators, Bill Keeling.

    Judith Toland received her Master’s Degree in Education from Temple University in 2002, her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration Accounting from Bloomsburg University in 1981 and her Associate’s Degree from Bucks County Community College in Business Administration in 1979. Ms. Toland has taught accounting courses at Bucks County Community College since 1989 and is currently a professor in the Business Studies department. She is a member of the American Payroll Association (APA) and Southeastern Pennsylvania Payroll Association (SEPA). Ms. Toland earned the Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) designation in 2011.