If for example you need to reorganize your subsidiary’s accounts, you’ll need to know how to move a G/L account. Here’s how:

Note: Moving a parent account also moves its child/sub-level accounts.

How to move an account:

1) Inside the Modules tab of SAP Business One navigate to: Financials > Edit Chart of Accounts

Navigate to Financials > Edit Chart of Accounts

2) Select which account(s) you want to make to changes to.

Edit Chart of Accounts Selection Criteria

3) Select the account you want to move. Make sure the account is now highlighted on the right hand side of the screen. On the left hand side of the screen, select the new Drawer, Parent Article, and Location in drawer that you would like to move the account to. Click Update to save the changes.