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How do I add a general ledger account

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How do I add a general ledger account

Good day, rgcaseretired.


I'll walk you through the steps on how to add an account in your general ledger. Here's how:


  1. Go to the Accounting menu and select Chart of Accounts.
  2. Click New in the upper-right hand corner.
  3. Select the Account and Detail Type
  4. Enter the name of the account, number, and balance if applicable.
  5. Click Save and close

Please take a look at these articles to see more details about managing Chart of Accounts in QBO:


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