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Unformatted text preview: they usually charge companies between 2% and 5% of the sales price. This fee is deducted when the receipts are deposited in the company's bank account, so these credit card receipts are slightly more complicated to record than other types of cash deposits. If a company deposits credit card receipts totaling $1,000 and the fee is 3%, the company makes a compound entry that debits cash for $970, debits credit card expense for $30 (3% of $1,000), and credits sales for $1,000....
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- Fall '10