This video is a comprehensive tutorial on SAP S/4HANA Finance Configuration, specifically focusing on tax configuration and related processes. The presenter guides the viewers through the process of creating taxes, assigning tax codes, defining tax accounts, and other related tasks. Here’s a summary:
Creating Taxes: The presenter explains the process of creating taxes in SAP, emphasizing the importance of understanding the tax laws that apply to your specific location. The tax procedure defines how the tax calculation will happen.
Assigning Country to Calculation Procedure: The presenter demonstrates how to assign a tax procedure to the country where the tax will apply. This is an essential step in the tax configuration process.
Defining Tax Accounts: The presenter shows how to define tax accounts in SAP. This involves assigning the tax account ID to the General Ledger (GL) and setting up the posting keys for the various tax accounts.
Creating General Ledger (GL) Accounts: The presenter explains how to create GL accounts for both output tax and input tax. The output tax is a liability account, while the input tax is an asset account.
Assigning Tax Codes: The presenter demonstrates how to assign tax codes to the GL accounts. This process involves selecting the appropriate tax code and linking it to the corresponding GL account.
Creating a Business Partner: The presenter guides viewers through the process of creating a business partner in SAP. This involves entering the necessary information, such as the business partner’s name and address, and assigning the appropriate tax codes.
Troubleshooting Configuration Issues: Throughout the video, the presenter encounters and resolves various configuration issues. These include issues with tax jurisdictions, tax categories, and default settings that were copied from other configurations.
Break for Stretching: The presenter takes a short break for stretching and encourages viewers to do the same. This highlights the importance of taking breaks during long sessions of work or learning.
The video is a practical guide for anyone looking to understand SAP S/4HANA Finance Configuration, particularly in the context of tax configuration. It provides step-by-step instructions and addresses common issues that may arise during the configuration process.