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Financial Accounting Enterprise structure The FI Enterprise structure is the backbone of the organization. Most other modules build upon the FI organizational elements that are created in the enterprise structure. This is also the basis on which all other FI CO configuration would follow. A consultant would need to gather the existing structure from the Business Analysts in the project. She/he would also have to carefully analyze the organization structure provided to him before setting up the FI configuration. Also keeping in mind the future plans of how the organization would look in the future will also help. FI and CO – essential difference It would be prudent for the consultant to explain the difference between FI and CO to the project management team and business associates at the very beginning of the project. FI

The main reporting purpose of FI is for external reporting – Securities exchange commission, Internal Revenue Service, etc

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. Chart of Accounts Name: Enter the description for your chart of accounts. but usually the entry is all characters. Use the following IMG menu path: Financial accounting >> General Ledger Accounting >> G/L Accounts >> Master Data >> G/L Account Creation >> Copy (alternative 1) >> Copy Chart of Accounts Transaction Code OBY7 Some of fields used in this screen are explained below: Chart of Accounts: Enter the four-digit alphanumeric identifier of the chart of accounts you wish to create. There is no right or wrong way to come up with a chart of account identifier.The main reporting purpose of CO is for internal managerial reporting Chart of Accounts Settling on a chart of accounts with the users in the client sites is one of the big hurdles to overcome in a project. Copy an existing chart of accounts (SAP delivers chart of accounts for US – CAUS). The field is alphanumeric and can contain up to 50 characters. First step for the consultant would be to review the existing list for deletions. The internal and external account numbers depended on the G/L account numbers. End-users may be used to having a long chart of accounts with it serving the reporting needs of internal and external purposes.

. A listing of all available financial statement versions can be seen from the drop-down box on this field. use CAUS as the chart of accounts and use BAUS as the sample financial statement version. Generally. A listing of all available charts can be seen from the drop-down box on this field. Financial Stmt Vers: Enter the four-digit alphanumeric identifier of the financial statement version you wish to copy from. Fin. The entry is alphanumeric and can contain up to 50 characters. Chart of Accounts: Enter the four-digit alphanumeric identifier of the chart of accounts you wish to copy from. Make sure you select the financial statement version that goes with your chart.Financial Stmt Vers: Enter the four-digit alphanumeric identifier of the financial statement version you wish to create. For now. each SAP delivered chart of accounts has a corresponding financial statement version already created. For US. The financial statement version is used by SAP to form your company's standard Balance and Profit and Loss statements. Stmt Version Name: Enter a descriptive name for your financial statement version. you only need to enter a placeholder to be used later.

January 22. etc. Because Saks Apparel is a US based company.After you complete configuration in this screen. FI CO Configuration Series Thursday. This is often a very difficult nuance for usres to grasp and understand. it is essential that both the consultant and the client personnel responsible for design decisions have a clear understanding of the differences between Financial Accounting (FI) and Controlling (CO) in SAP. CAUS was used to create SACA (Saks Apparel Chart of Accounts) and BAUS was used to create SA01 (Saks Apparel Financial Statement version).). Posted by Ananth TM at 12:36 AM 1 comments Email This BlogThis! Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to Google Buzz Labels: Chart of Acount. The Mexican subsidiary company will utilize a country chart of accounts in addition to the standard chart of accounts. Chart of Accounts is copied and ready to use. 2009 Chart of Accounts Set-up and Configuration Before configuring any part of the FI Enterprise Structure. Configuration. the main reporting purpose of CO is for internal management reporting. Assignment: Saks Apparel will utilize a single chart of accounts to be used by all of its company codes. it is vital to have already drawn out and agreed upon what the Company’s structure will look like. Before beginning design sessions on the chart. . Whereas. Bureau of Internal Revenue. Settling on a chart of accounts with the users in the client sites is one of the first big thing challenge to overcome in a project. The main purpose of FI is for external legal reporting purposes to outside authorities (SEC.

The easiest way to configure a chart of accounts is to copy an existing chart of accounts: IMG > Financial Accounting (New) > General Ledger Accounting (New) > Master Data > G/L Accounts > G/L Account Creations and Processing > Alternative Methods > Copy G/L Accounts > Copy Chart of Accounts. Transaction Code: OB13 Then create your G/L accounts manually: Menu Path: Accounting > Financial Accounting > General Ledger > Master Records > G/L Accounts > Individual Processing > In Chart of Accounts.g. you can create your chart of accounts from scratch. First. Transaction Code: OBY7 Alternatively. Transaction Code: FSP0. you don’t need thousands of accounts or any logic other than grouping logic (e. all Cash accounts are in the 100000 to 199999 range) built into the G/L account number. you need to create your chart of accounts name and properties with the path below: IMG > Financial Accounting (New) > General Ledger Accounting (New) > Master Data > G/L Accounts > Preparations > Edit Chart of Accounts List.With SAP. Posted by bestest at 7:26 AM 0 comments Email This BlogThis! Share to Twitter Share to Facebook .

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