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Excel formula/function

Hi, I am having trouble finding the right formula with an excel spreadsheet. I have a client who pays us based upon when they approve our invoice. So, if an invoice is approved, between date 1 and date 2, then the payment date will be date 3.

I know the invoice approval dates, but would like to know if there is a formula or function I can use to run through the data and return the date the invoice will be paid (date 3)

Thanking you in advance


  • mergenmergen Just Joined Registered Posts: 105
    Is there a set date when invoices get paid, for example: whenever you get an invoice it has to be paid 10 days after.
    So from your invoice approval date add 10 days. In Excel select cell, then =, then select 'invoice approval date', then +10.
  • UncleboobotUncleboobot Registered Posts: 43
    Hi Mergen, - sorry for the late reply, only just seen your response. The company always pay on the first Friday of each month. So the payment schedule looks a bit like this.

    Period End and Payment Dates 2018
    Period Number Period Start Period End Dates Date paid
    Period 1 28/12/2017 24/01/2018 09/03/2018

    Period 2 25/01/2018 21/02/2018 06/04/2018

    Period 3 22/02/2018 28/03/2018 11/05/2018

    Period 4 29/03/2018 25/04/2018 08/06/2018

    Period 5 26/04/2018 23/05/2018 06/07/2018

    Period 6 24/05/2018 27/06/2018 10/08/2018

    Period 7 28/06/2018 25/07/2018 07/09/2018

    Period 8 26/07/2018 22/08/2018 05/10/2018

    Period 9 23/08/2018 26/09/2018 09/11/2018

    Period 10 27/09/2018 24/10/2018 07/12/2018

    Period 11 25/10/2018 21/11/2018 04/01/2019

    Period 12 22/11/2018 26/12/2018 08/02/2019

    Like I said, I know the date the invoice was approved, it's just that I wanted to create a formula to use in a spreadsheet to tell me when each invoice will be paid.

    TIA, Stuart

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