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Map retained earnings to income statement - Xero Financials

Started by Shawn Gander in Feature Requests | Idea

I'd like to show my statement of retained earnings with the income statements. I.E.:

Sales $xxxx
Expenses $xxx
Earnings before income tax $xxxxx
Income tax expense $xxxx
Net Earnings $xxxx
Retained Earnings, beg $xxx
Retained Earnings, end $xxx

Could add dividends in there too, if applicable, to come up with the ending retained earnings which ties to the balance sheet. It's common to present the statement of retained earnings with the income statement on CPA prepared financials in Canada. It would be really nice to have the option to map in retained earnings and dividends... although if this option existed, there would have to be a way to separate mapping for opening retained earnings vs ending.

A custom row that could be manually filled in would suffice.