In the year of disposal
Go to the row of the fixed asset which has been disposed.Go to
Date of Disposal
(column X).Enter the
date of disposal
in the yellow cell.
(use the short date format for your country e.g. 12/02/2012)
When you enter the date of disposal the program will automatically reverse the cost andaccumulated depreciation of the asset:
Do not enter the disposal adjustments in the cost & depreciation adjustment cells.
The program assumes that you are disposing of the entire asset. Dealing with part disposals isexplained at the end of this section.If a disposal date is entered before the accounting period, the program ignores the disposaldate.If the disposal date is after the accounting period, this will result in an input error.
The following pages explain how depreciation is calculated if the fixed asset is disposed beforethe end of its useful life and how to deal with part disposals.
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