Start of Content Area

Background documentation What are the Different Types of Special G/L Transactions?  Locate the document in its SAP Library structure

In the SAP System, distinctions are made between different types of special G/L transaction. These distinctions are made according to business-related and technical factors.

On the business side, a distinction is made between:

        Bills of exchange

        Down payments

        Miscellaneous special G/L transactions, such as guarantees

On the technical side, a distinction is made between:

        Postings with a freely-definable offsetting entry. These include down payment and bill of exchange postings.

        Postings with a preset offsetting entry. These transactions are called statistical postings.

        Postings without an offsetting entry. These procedures are called noted items.

See also:

Statistical Postings

Noted Items

Defining the Posting Procedure

 

 

End of Content Area