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Run an accounts receivable ageing report

Learn how to create and customise accounts receivable ageing reports in QuickBooks Online.

Ageing reports give you an overview of your customers’ outstanding balances—who are falling behind their payments, how much are still due, and how long they’re past due.

We’ll show you how to run these reports.

Accounts receivable ageing summary report

You can run an A/R Ageing Summary report to see the total outstanding balances and how long they’re past due.

  1. Select Reports from the left menu.
  2. In the Who owes you section, select Accounts receivable ageing summary.
  3. Customise the report as needed:
    Report period Date (or time range) the report covers.
    Show non-zero or active only What to do with rows and columns with zero amounts.
    Ageing method How to categorise outstanding receivables by days past due.
    • Current. Based on today’s date (current status).
    • Report date. Based on the report date (status on a specific date).
     Days per ageing period Number of days per period (30 days: 30, 60, 90 days).
     Number of periods Total number of ageing periods (2 periods: 1-30 days, 31-60 days).
  4. Select Run report.

Accounts receivable ageing detail report

If you want to see which customers have past due balances and how long each transaction is past due, you can run an A/R Ageing Detail report.

  1. Select Reports from the left menu.
  2. In the Who owes you section, select Accounts receivable ageing detail.
  3. Customise the report as needed:
    Report period Date (or time range) the report covers.
    Ageing method How to categorise outstanding receivables by days past due.
    • Current. Based on today’s date (current status).
    • Report date. Based on the report date (status on a specific date).
    Days per ageing period Number of days per period (30 days: 30, 60, 90 days).
    Number of periods Total number of ageing periods (2 periods: 1-30 days, 31-60 days).
    Min. Days Past Due Show balances beyond the set pst due days.
  4. Select Run report.

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