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Oracle E-Business Suite 12 Financials Cookbook

By : Yemi Onigbode
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Oracle E-Business Suite 12 Financials Cookbook

By: Yemi Onigbode

Overview of this book

Oracle EBS Financials Suite is a solution that provides out-of-the-box features to meet global financial reporting and tax requirements with one accounting, tax, banking, and payments model and makes it easy to operate shared services across businesses and regions. Have you ever wondered how the EBS Financials modules integrate with each other, and do you want to know how this is done quickly? If so, this book is for you. You may have read about what EBS financials does, but with this book on your work desk you will see how to do it. The Oracle E-Business Suite 12 Financials Cookbook will enable you to taste the core functionalities of the main modules using bite size recipes. Each recipe is organized in a way that will enable you to learn the core steps to perform in a key business scenario; it then dives deeper into concepts and scenarios. Discover scenario-based recipes, designed to help you understand how the end-to-end processes within EBS R12 Financials modules are linked together, through touch points. With each chapter, this book develops a full business end-to-end scenario to cover the financial modules. You will start by creating items in Inventory, and then purchase items in Procurement. Then you will move on to entering supplier invoices and paying them in Payables and creating and managing assets. See how items are sold and shipped to customers in Order Management, and how funds are received from customer in Receivables. Manage cash and transfer transactions to General Ledger, and then close periods.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
Oracle E-Business Suite 12 Financials Cookbook
About the Author
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Closing the General Ledger

An accounting period is closed in the General Ledger after all the accounting transactions have been completed for the period. The status of the period will determine whether transactions can be entered in the period. The status of the period can be Never Opened, Future Enterable, Open, Closed, or Permanently Closed. A Permanently Closed period cannot be reopened.

Getting ready

  1. 1. Complete all Subledger transactions run the Create Accounting from the Subledgers to create the Subledger Accounting transactions. This populates the GL_JE_BATCHES, GL_JE_HEADERS, and GL_JE_LINES tables.

  2. 2. Import all Journals. This process populates the GL_INTERFACE tables.

  3. 3. Post all Journals. This updates the GL_BALANCES tables.

  4. 4. Run the Period Close Exception report in GL to ensure that there are no outstanding transactions in the Subledgers and GL.

  5. 5. Run the trial balance.

  6. 6. Perform reconciliations.

  7. 7. Reverse previous period accruals.

  8. 8. Enter Adjustments and Accruals and Post...