Unable To Get WIP Variance Account Hit On A Work Order Less Transaction In Average Costing (Doc ID 2293517.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 03, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Cost Management - Version 12.2.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 12.2.6 version, WIP Costing

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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WIP variance account not getting populated for a work order less transaction when there is different between the IN and OUT values in WIP Period Balances

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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Variance transaction to be created

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Created a WIP A/C class with Completion cost Source = "User Defined" and Cost Type = "AVERAGE"
2. Created a work order less transaction with the above WIP A/C class in a average costing org such that there is difference between Incurred and Relieved amount
3. Variance account are not getting hit through any transaction

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, there is value remaining in WIP.

Cause

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