LES Statements: How to read and understand
The only time I even think about looking at the murky LES statement is right around tax time. I track down my elusive password and then print it out. I barely look at it. I don't think I'm alone in my confusion about what the heck is on that numbers-ridden thing. The statement below has detailed information on each section of the LES and what it means. Then after you have a better handle on it, you can check out this article which has even more information.