I need support with this Accounting question so I can learn better.

The director of the art department at an advertising company, Wilson Watson, wants to hire new office staff. His boss tells him that to do so he must find in his budget not only the base salary for this position but an additional 30% for “fringe benefits.” Wilson explodes: “How in the world can there be 30% in fringe benefits?” Write a memo to Wilson Watson explaining the costs that probably make up these fringe benefits.


  • Length should be 1-2 pages
  • 1 inch margins all around
  • Double Space
  • Use 12 point font and left justify all text. Use a professional font (Arial, Times New Roman, Courier).
  • MLA or APA Format
  • Save as a Word Document
  • Reference page (should be