General Ledger

        Balance Sheets

        Capital Statements

        Chart of Accounts

        Income Statements

        Profit Loss Statements

        Trial Balances


        Journal Entry

        General Ledger / Job Costing Interface.

Definition of General Ledger

A financial statements that summarize all of a company's financial transactions, through off setting debit and credit accounts.

By viewing such reports as Balance Sheets, Profit and Loss Statements and Trial Balances one can see the what is being spent vs. what is being made on different jobs for either construction or manufacturing.  In General, General Ledger has more generalized reports than Job Costing.  In other words, General Ledger displays overall debits and credits while Job Costing modules display more detailed information such as project expenses on all different aspects of the constructions or manufacturing jobs.