A cost center is part of an organization that does not
produce direct profit and adds to the cost of running a
company. Examples of cost centers include research and
development departments, marketing departments, help desks
and customer service/contact centers.
cost centre mainly used by the company,firm and all
oraganisation for various site expense know under theier
rectifing . they used cost centre.
ex. delhi branch spend adv. Rs10000&
Mumbai branch spend Rs.5000
if we are entered in ledger adv. expen. but if we
applicable cost centre we recongnised mubai branch expence
CIMA defines cost centres as "a production or service, function, activity, or item of equipment whose cost may be attributed to cost units. A cost centre is the smallest organizational sub-unit for which separate cost allocation is attempted".
1. If i receive one invoice from our contractor on 01.08.10
, but the invoice date 30.07.10. My question is in what date
i should take into account this transcation (i.e 30.07. Or
2. If i receive a cheque from our customer on 30.08.10 but
its not possible to deposit in the same date, because of
closing of bank hours, it is possible only to deposit the
cheque on next day only. In this case which date i should
taken for account the transcation.
1. our co., start from 20.05.10 but at the time to till our
capital invested m.d spend Rs:98000 as food,refreshment,rent
guesthouse,travelling exp e.t.c., now we want to return to
him (i.e) all the expenses (amount will pay may be 17.08.10,
how to account it in tally for the expenses of M/D . and
I need the help