Vacation Pay Expense

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Definition: Vacation Pay Expense

Vacation Pay Expense

Full Definition of Vacation Pay Expense

Vacation pay expense is a general ledger account in which the amount of vacation pay earned by employees is recorded. At the end of each reporting period, the amount in the account is updated to reflect the additional expense incurred as a result of employee time worked during the period.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Vacation Pay Expense are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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