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Assets view allows user to record and manage the company’s assets. User can also sell / dispose asset (record) here. Creation of new assets are mainly done when it is purchased (see “Accounts – (Transactions) Non Trade Invoice” for more details), but user can create assets records from this view as well, e.g. for carry-over asset or receive asset from another company.

Below actions are available under “Assets”:

Samooha icon2  Create new, copy and import existing or carry-over asset; update and move, delete, dispose, sell, view and search for asset

Assets - list

Assets - details

Assets - depr streams

Assets - disposal postings

Assets - notes

 

Field Name
Description
Mandatory Information
Asset Code  Custom code for the asset

Y

Asset Name Name of the asset

Y

Asset Group Select the asset group

Y

Description Description

N

Asset Location Select the asset location

Y

Acquisition Date The date on which a purchase commits to buying an asset and effectively takes control of the asset from the seller.

Y

Usage Date  Date when asset is first used

Y

Supplier Select the vendor / supplier

Y

Actual Cost An actual amount paid or incurred, as opposed to estimated cost or standard cost.

N

Exchange Rate

N

Original Cost The total costs associated with the purchase of an asset. The original cost of an asset takes into consideration all of the costs that can be attributed to its purchase and to putting the asset to use.

N

Net Book Value The value at which a company carries an asset on its balance sheet. It is equal to the cost of the asset minus accumulated depreciation.

N

Residual Cost Asset’s worth at the end of its lease.

N

Tax Rate Tax rate associated with this asset

N

Tax Amount Amount of tax associated with this asset

N

Branch Select the company’s branch.

Y

Entity Type Entity type (see Analytical Groups)

Y

Asset Account  Account for the asset

Y

Accumulated Depr. Account  Account for asset’s accumulated depreciation

Y

Depr. Method  Method of depreciation for the asset

Y

Depr. Expense Account  Account for asset’s depreciation expense

Y

Disposal Account  Account for asset’s disposal

N

Gain On Sale of Assets  Account for gain on sale of asset

Y

Loss On Sale of Assets  Account for loss on sale of asset

Y

Create New, Copy and Import Existing / Carry-Over Asset

*Note: for newly purchase asset within the current fiscal calendar period, use “Accounts – (Transactions) Non Trade Invoice” to create the asset

1. Click “Create” button at the top right side of “Assets List” tab, it will open “Assets Details” tab with new form

Assets - create

2. Fill up asset’s information

3. Click “Save” button at the bottom right side of screen when done

4. Click “Confirm Asset(s)” button at the bottom right side of screen and click “Yes” button to confirm

5. Asset depreciation stream entries will be automatically created on “Depr Streams” tab, based on the asset’s “Actual Cost” value divided by “Lifespan In Months” value

Assets - depr streams sample

6. To create a (new) copy of the asset record click the arrow on “Dispose Asset” button at the bottom right side of screen and select “Copy Asset”. Then click “Yes” button, it will create a duplicate of the asset record. Make change(s) where applicable

Assets - copy

7. On “Assets List” tab click the arrow on “Create” button at the top right side of screen and select “Import Assets”. User can import multiple new asset records to a CSV file

Assets - import

 

Update and Move Asset

1. Double click on asset to be updated, it will bring up the selected asset details on the “Assets Details” tab.

2. Click “Save” button at the bottom right side of the screen when done with the updates

3. To move the asset’s location, right click on an asset on “Asset List” tab and select “Move Asset(s)”

4. Select the new asset location and branch on the pop-up window, then click “OK” button to complete the move

 

Delete Asset

  1. Double click on asset to be deleted, it will bring up the selected asset on the “Assets Details” tab
  2. Click on “Delete” button at the bottom right side of screen
  3. Click on “Yes” button on the pop-up window to confirm asset deletion

 

Dispose asset

  1. Double click on asset to be dispose, it will bring up the selected asset on the “Assets Details” tab
  2. Click on “Dispose Asset” button at the bottom right side of screen then click “Yes” button on the pop-up window to confirm asset disposal
  3. Fill up disposal information on the pop-up window then click “OK” button when done
  4. Asset disposal record posted will be created in the “Disposal Postings” tab under “Assets Details” tab

Assets - disposal postings sample

Sell asset

  1. Double click on asset to sell, it will bring up the selected asset on the “Assets Details” tab
  2. Click the arrow on “Dispose Asset” button at the bottom right side of screen and select “Sell Asset”. Then click “Yes” button on the pop-up window to confirm selling of asset
  3. Fill up asset to sell information on the pop-up window then click “OK” button when done
  4. Sold asset record posted will be created in the “Disposal Postings” tab “Assets Details” tab

Assets - dispose-sell

View and search for asset details

  1. Enter search parameter to filter the result, i.e. type in the asset name in the search textfield box at the bottom left of the assets’ table
  2. Double click on asset to view, it will bring up the selected asset details on the “Assets Details” tab