Question: This trial balance of Swisher Co does not balance

This trial balance of Swisher Co. does not balance.

Each of the listed accounts has a normal balance per the general ledger. An examination of the ledger and journal reveals the following errors:
1. Cash received from a customer on account was debited for $780, and Accounts Receivable was credited for the same amount. The actual collection was for $870.
2. The purchase of a printer on account for $340 was recorded as a debit to Supplies for $340 and a credit to Accounts Payable for $340.
3. Services were performed on account for a client for $900. Accounts Receivable was debited for $90 and Service Revenue was credited for $900.
4. A debit posting to Salaries and Wages Expense of $700 was omitted.
5. A payment on account for $206 was credited to Cash for $206 and credited to Accounts Payable for $260.
6. Payment of a $600 cash dividend to Swisher’s stockholders was debited to Salaries and Wages Expense for $600 and credited to Cash for $600.
Prepare the correct trial balance.

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