2021-2022 Pierce College Catalog 
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ACCT 275 Payroll and Business Taxes (5 credits)

Formerly ACCNT 275

Prerequisite ACCT 101  or ACCT& 201  with at least a 2.0 grade.

Course Description
Payroll preparations, payroll tax laws, accounting procedures and supplemental records. Preparation of required returns for federal and state payroll and business taxes (including manual and computerized payroll problems).

Student Outcomes
1. Determine taxable wages.
2. Calculate payroll taxes.
3. Demonstrate understanding of and apply laws applicable to the area of payroll.
4. Create bookkeeping entries associated with payroll activity.
5. Describe supplementary records required for payroll activity.
6. Prepare federal, state and local payroll tax filings.
7. Determine taxable business activity for state and local reporting.
8. Compile tax reports for state and local taxing authorities.

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