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Assign Posting Period Variant to Company Code | OBBP

SAP Configuration - Assign Posting Period Variant to Company Code

  Here we are going to assign posting period variant that we defined in our previous step. As I mentioned earlier we could assign one posting period variant to one or several company codes. From my experience it is better to go for one by one relation.   Transaction: OBBP IMG Path: Financial Accounting (New) -> Financial Accounting Basic Settings (New) -> Ledgers -> Fiscal Year and Posting Periods -> Posting Periods -> Assign Variants to Company Code  Table: T001   After we open the transaction we should find our company code and fill the field for posting period variant. In my case …

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Define Posting Period Variant | OBBO

SAP Configuration - Define Posting Period Variant

After we have already defined fiscal year variant and assign it to our company code, it is time to define Posting period variant. Posting period variant is used to control which accounting period is open for posting. This is an important control tool for every organization which has monthly closing. Usually every posting period is assigned to one company code, but you could assign one posting variant to many company codes. In this way you will control all the entities in once which has pros and cons. Despite the strict dates you agree with other departments …

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Assign Company Code to a Fiscal Year Variant | OB37

SAP Configuration - Assign Company Code to a Fiscal Year Variant

When we have a Fiscal Year Variant, we could assign it to our Company Code. You are able to assign one Fiscal Year Variant to as many Company Codes as you like. This is one of the prerequisites to have uniform Controlling Area assigned to several company codes.   Transaction: OB37 IMG Path: Financial Accounting (New) -> Financial Accounting Basic Settings (New) -> Ledgers -> Fiscal Year and Posting Periods -> Assign Company Code to a Fiscal Year Variant Table: T001   When you open the transaction, you should scroll to your company code and choose the desired Fiscal Year Variant.

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Define Fiscal Year Variant | OB29

SAP Configuration - Define Fiscal Year Variant

After we already created a company and company code it is time to move on fiscal year, posting period variant and chart of accounts configuration before step in to creating controlling area. Fiscal year variant is used for ensuring the correct period posting of the accounting documents . Fiscal year could be based on the calendar year as well as based on your needs, e.g April-March. The periods could be 16 in total where 12 are equivalent to the calendar months of the year, but the remaining 4 could be used for the year-end closing activities.   Transaction: OB29 IMG Path: Financial Accounting …

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