Quick Answer: What Does Bill Reversal Mean?

What is a bill reversal?

A reversal takes place when you were previously issued a bill or statement for the wrong amount.

This can happen when: We calculated your bill using an estimated reading, but later received an actual reading that was lower.

What does a reversal mean on bank statement?

What does payment reversal mean? A payment reversal is when the funds a cardholder used in a transaction are returned to the cardholder’s bank. This can be initiated by the cardholder, the merchant, the issuing bank, the acquiring bank, or the card association.

What does a reversed payment mean?

A payment reversal is when a transaction paid to you is returned to the buyer. This typically happens after a chargeback or having lost a dispute with a customer (i.e. a lost PayPal claim). In this situation, it is common to want to reverse the actions that a transaction triggered when it was originally received.

What is the difference between reversal and refund?

Between an authorization reversal and a payment reversal is a refund. While an authorization reversal cancels the sale outright before any money changes hands, a refund simply traces the transaction’s path in reverse. Now, the acquirer returns the funds from the transaction to the cardholder’s account.

What is a reversal receipt?

Reversing Receipts. Receivables lets you reverse a receipt when your customer stops payment on a receipt or if a receipt comes from an account with non-sufficient funds. You can also reverse a receipt if you want to re-enter and reapply it in Receivables.