How To Use The Cost Center Report In SAP Business One

This report provides comprehensive information about expenses and revenues that are credited to or debited from cost centers. Use the report to analyze the financial situation of cost centers in detail. Authorization is required for viewing this report. Use this window to specify selection criteria for the cost center report. To open the window, choose: […]

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What Are The Types Of Cost Accounting Reports In SAP Business One?

In SAP Business One, the following reports provide cost accounting information in your company: Cost center report – provides information about expenses and revenues that are credited to or debited from cost centers. Distribution report – provides information about total overhead expenses and the expenses in each cost center, according to distribution rules. Cost accounting […]

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Working With Accrual Types

An accrual type is a set of conditions used to represent the differences between cost accounting and financial accounting. Example: The legal life of a machine is 50 years, but in the company’s point of view, the estimated useful life is 60 years. This causes the monthly depreciation expenses to be different in financial accounting […]

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How To Define Cost Accounting Methods For G/L Accounts

SAP Business One provides two cost accounting methods: distribution rules and projects. SAP Business One provides two types of cost accounting method settings for G/L accounts: Checking the cost accounting method assignment of G/L accounts Assigning default cost accounting methods to G/L accounts Before you get started ensure that: You have defined the required projects […]

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How To Display And Edit Distribution Rules In SAP Business One

Note: You can only display (not edit) a direct distribution rule that is automatically created for a cost center. You can display and edit other distribution rules. Here’s how: 1) From the SAP Business One Main Menu, choose: Financials > Cost Accounting > Distribution Rules. The Distribution Rules – Setup window appears. 2) In Find […]

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How To Work With Distribution Rules In SAP Business One

A distribution rule is a cost accounting method used to allocate direct and indirect expenses and revenues to one or more cost centers. It contains information regarding the portion of the expenses or revenues to be allocated to each cost center. Example: To distribute the indirect expenses incurred by rent, you can specify the portion […]

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How To Work With Cost Centers In SAP Business One

A cost center is a company unit or division that performs a specific business function, such as manufacturing specific products or providing a specific service. The cost center you define here represents the respective division or department, and is used to consolidate the expenses and revenues resulting from the ongoing activity of the specific organizational […]

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Working with Cost Centers and Distribution Rules In SAP Business One

A cost center is a company unit or division that performs a specific business function. For expenses and revenues that can be assigned directly to a cost center, you define a direct distribution rule. When you create a cost center, SAP Business One automatically creates a distribution rule. You cannot change this distribution rule. The […]

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How To Work With Dimensions In SAP Business One

Dimensions configured in the system provide customers with multiple views of an expense and revenue analysis. Authorization is required for viewing and defining dimensions. To define dimensions, choose: Financials > Cost Accounting > Dimensions. Note: This window appears only after you select the Use Multidimensions checkbox on the Cost Accounting tab of the General Settings […]

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