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2801589 - Document type to derive account assignment into Balance sheet from P&L Account


You want to derive account assignments for example profit center from P&L Accounts into Balance sheet accounts.  You are unsure what document type to use

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  • Financial Accounting (FI)
  • SAP S/4HANA Cloud


Document splitting distinguishes the different types of B/S accounts. If you want to derive account assignments for example profit center from P&L to B/S, you have to take the suitable document type:

  • SC
    For "simple" B/S accounts only
  • ZP, ZS
    For bank accounts only
  • ER
    For "simple" B/S accounts and bank accounts

    Use appropriate document type for the postings. You are fully responsible for the postings you make on your system. 

    This note is cloud relevant. 



See Also

 Document Splitting

Document Types Used in Document Splitting


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