- Thread starter sinister minister
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First, your minutes for week one is 49.8, so probably rounds up to 50 minutes. And second week has an even 15 minutes.

Second, if your real rate is 33.46 and multiply that by the hours, you will end up with not only fractions of dollars, but fractions of cents, another rounding would occur to lop off a low fraction of a penny and gift when a high fraction of a penny.

To avoid all those compounding rounding errors, the real calculation is deferred so that only one rounding occurs for the real, final amount. All intermediate calculations are close estimates.