Keep more of what you earn
QuickBooks Self-Employed customers find an average of $3,906 in tax savings per year.†
Take control of your finances with one simple solution
Perfect for independent contractors,
freelancers, and sole proprietors
- Be ready for tax time with finances in one place
- Keep your business income and expenses separate from personal
- Track mileage automatically
- Create and send invoices on the go
- Enjoy easy-to-fill category lists that match the T2125
- Snap and capture expense receipts
- Access on all devices
See how QuickBooks Self-Employed fuels success
Get the support you need
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Frequently Asked Questions
QuickBooks Self-Employed connects to your bank so you can easily categorize income and expenses, capture and match receipts, send invoices, and automatically track mileage so you will be ready come tax time.
QuickBooks Self-Employed is intended for freelancers, contractors, and consultants. If you are registered for Quebec Sales Tax (QST) and need to track QST, and/or require payroll, QuickBooks Online Easy Start may be right for you.
Yes. The app comes as part of your subscription. Ideal for when you’re on the move, now you can capture receipts from your smartphone, categorize your expenses and get paid faster with the ability to send invoices, all in one handy app!
*Offer available to new QuickBooks Self-Employed customers only. Receive the stated discount off the list price when you license QuickBooks Self-Employed directly at the QuickBooks Canada website. Offer available for a limited time only. Discount is available for the first 3 months of subscription and does not include HST/GST. After the discount period, starting on month four, your account on file will be automatically charged on a monthly basis at the then-current list fee for the service(s) you’ve selected, until you cancel. To cancel, contact support through this form. Offer cannot be combined with other QuickBooks Online offers. Offer not available with a free trial.
If you’re not satisfied with QuickBooks Online or QuickBooks Self-Employed for any reason, you can cancel your subscription within the product if you purchased your subscription directly from Intuit, or through the app store (iTunes or Google Play) if that’s where you purchased your subscription. You’ll have access to your account through the end of your current billing period. Following this period, you won’t be charged for your subscription.
- Additional terms & fees required. Only credit card payments in Canadian dollars can be accepted.
- Quebec sales tax (QST) is not supported.
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† Based on TY17 CA subscribers that have identified >$10k in income and >$0 in business expenses.
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