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I created an expense account on my P

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I created an expense account on my P

Creating an account in QuickBooks Online is easy, pnilaloulu.


Yes, it is as easy as creating your transactions. Here's how to do it:

  1. Select Accounting on the left menu and go to the Chart of Accounts.
  2. Click the New button and select Expenses as the Account Type.
  3. Select the Detail Type and enter the Name.
  4. Enter other necessary details and click Save and Close.

If you're unsure of the Detail Type of the expense account, you can consult your accountant about it. They know more about setting up the accounts.


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