How to handle refund on a debit card from a vendor to the project

How to handle refund on a debit card from a vendor? It’s downloaded as a bank deposit in bank feed. How can I assign that credit to the project?

It involves few steps process to handle vendor refund on a debit card to the project in QBO.

1) Create Vendor Credit (Plus sign at the top right > Vendors > Vendor Credit)
a. Select Vendor payee
b. Select same expense account used to enter original transaction
c. Enter amount
d. Select Customer/Project
e. Save
 

VENDOR CREDIT FORM
VENDOR CREDIT FORM

 
2) Go to Banking (Left Dashboard > Banking)
a. Under “For Review” tab, locate refund deposit on a debit card from a vendor
b. Click the transaction row
c. Switch radio button from “Add” to “Find Match”
d. Under “Resolve difference” drop-down arrow, select “Add new transactions”
e. Under add transactions tab, enter vendor refund credit
Payee = Vendor payee (gave you refund)
Category = Accounts Payable (A/P) account
Amount = Refund amount
f. Save
 
ADD NEW TRANSACTIONS BOX
ADD NEW TRANSACTIONS BOX

 
ENTER DEPOSIT REFUND AS A NEW TRANSACTION
ENTER DEPOSIT REFUND AS A NEW TRANSACTION

 
NOTE: If QuickBooks is not connected with the bank account (Plus sign at the top right > Others > Bank deposit). It will take to the same deposit screen.
 
3) Go to Pay Bills to clear both credit and deposit from vendor’s A/P account (Plus sign at the top right > Vendors > Pay Bills)
a. Select Vendor line check box to clear the account. It should be zero amount
b. Save
 
PAY BILLS FORM
PAY BILLS FORM

 
That should do it.
 
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In Peachtree I enter receipts from cash I received into two different accounts. Depending whether is rental payment or security deposit. Now, how do I create cash accounts in QB?

In newQBO, you will need to create new accounts setup in Chart of Accounts:

  • Cash Account (Bank Type)
  • Rental Payment (Income Type)
  • Security Deposit (Other Current Liabilities Type)

(From Company Gear, top upper corner > select Chart of Accounts under Settings header)
Also, if you are creating Sales Receipt, you will need to Product/Service Item for these two:

  • Rental Payment (Income account linked to Rental Payment)
  • Secuirty Deposit (Income account linked to Security Deposit account)
  • (From Company Gear, top upper corner > select Products and Services under Lists header)

For creating Sales Receipt (From create “+: plus sign, top middle > select Sales Receipt under Customers)
In newQBO, you will have to constantly deal with Three Amigos.

  1. Create “+” sign = enter all transactions
  2. Gear = settings/preferences
  3. Left navigation bar = history, reports, banking, customers/vendors center