As of the September 2021 Feature Release, you can now select a budget date on spend authorization lines, providing you with the flexibility to determine which budget period the spend applies to. This eliminates the need to wait to submit spend authorizations until the budget period starts, making it easier to manage your planned spend and improving budgetary balance reporting.

This new feature enables you to get your future travel and spend preapproved and tracked in workday for more streamlined planning and accurate reporting. The new field appears as highlighted below: