S operates in a business environment with a 6% state sales tax rate and a 4% county sales tax rate. The state allows S to keep 2% of the state sales tax it collects while the county requires S to remit 99% of the county sales tax it collects. During June, S recorded the sales taxes in its sales revenue account. S’s sales revenue account for June had a credit balance of $1,650,000. S prepares AJEs monthly. Assume S remits the June sales taxes to the state and the county on July 10. Prepare the entries S made (1) as of 06-30 to reflect the sales tax it will remit to the state and to the county and (2) on 07-10 to reflect the payment to the state and to the county.

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 S operates in a business environment with a 6% state sales tax rate and a 4% county sales tax rate. The state allows S to keep 2% of the state sales tax it collects while the county requires S to remit 99% of the county sales tax it collects. During June, S recorded the sales taxes in its sales revenue account. S’s sales revenue account for June had a credit balance of $1,650,000. S prepares AJEs monthly. Assume S remits the June sales taxes to the state and the county on July 10. Prepare the entries S made (1) as of 06-30 to reflect the sales tax it will remit to the state and to the county and (2) on 07-10 to reflect the payment to the state and to the county.

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