At the end of a period, payables transactions are transferred to the General Ledger and Assets. In this recipe, let's close the payables period for March 2011.
Before we can close Payables, we need to complete the following:
- Bank statements in Cash Management must be reconciled and all issues resolved.
- Miscellaneous transactions are completed for transactions in Cash Management, for example, bank charges are entered in Payables from Cash Management.
- Transactions for the period have to be completed. For example, invoices, prepayment, and payments.
- Review the Uninvoiced Receipts Report from Purchasing for receipts not yet invoiced. When the receipt accrual is run from purchasing at the end of the period, journal entries ...