The information necessary for preparing the 2018 year-end adjusting entries for Winter Storage appears below. Winter's fiscal year-end is December 31.

a. Depreciation on the equipment for the year is $7,000.

b. Salaries earned (but not paid) from December 16 through December 31, 2018, are $3,400.

c. On March 1, 2018, Winter lends an employee $12,000 and a note is signed requiring principal and interest at 6% to be paid on February 28, 2019.

d. On April 1, 2018, Winter pays an insurance company $15,000 for a one-year fire insurance policy. The entire $15,000 is debited to prepaid insurance at the time of the purchase.

e. $1,500 of supplies are used in 2018.

f. A customer pays Winter $4,200 on October 31, 2018, for six months of storage to begin November 1, 2018. Winter credits deferred revenue at the time of cash receipt.

g . On December 1, 2018, $4,000 advertising is paid to a local newspaper. The payment represents advertising for December 2018 through March 2019, at $1,000 per month. Prepaid advertising is debited at the time of the payment.


Record the necessary adjusting entries at December 31, 2018. No prior adjustments have been made during 2018. (If no entry is required for a particular transaction/event, select “No journal entry required” in the first account field.)