Subledger Accounting: Proration Types in Multi Period Accounting

Looking for an overview and explanation of different Proration Types in Multi Period Accounting (MPA) feature in R12?

Multi Period Accounting (MPA) enables users to create accounting for a single accounting event for more than one GL period.  This functionality is primarily used to recognize revenue or a prepaid expense across multiple GL periods.

Within Multi Period Accounting, application provides different ways to Prorate the amounts.

  • First Period
  • Days In Period
  • Total Days In (more...)