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Sage to enter a balancing DR or CR on Nominal Ledger Journals

Presently we have to enter a balancing figure in Journals - can Sage 200 do this automatically like other accounting softwarwe I've used in the past please?

  • Claire Langford
  • Nov 20 2023
  • Idea Accepted - Gauging Support
Idea Benefit faster and accurate
How do you solve for this problem today? Had to enter the figure myself
  • Jon Watkin commented
    27 Nov, 2023 12:22pm

    This is surely quite dangerous as it assumes the machine knows what to balance and where to put it. On entering any journal, particularly accruals, it's usual to know the sum total in advance. If one of the debits were entered wrong in a hurry and it went unnoticed, there is no second chance to correct it before posting because the credit is done automatically.

  • Claire Langford commented
    23 Nov, 2023 02:06pm

    Sorry , no VAT ��� just to use on nominal ledger journal entry

  • Claire Langford commented
    23 Nov, 2023 02:05pm

    Hi Jo

    This is where I was asking if it would be possible please?



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    Jo Kirkup commented
    23 Nov, 2023 01:59pm

    Could you provide an example on how you would expect this to work?

    • Where would the balancing journal get posted to?

    • Is it posted as a single entry or does it need breaking down?

    • Is there any VAT involved?