Good day, shickboro.
Budgets in QuickBooks are automatically created out of the fiscal year setup of your company file. You can create several types of budgets. You can create a new budget by following these steps:
- Go to Company at the top.
- Select Planning & Budgeting.
- Click Set up Budgets, then go through the wizard.
Here's an article that should help you: Create and use budgets
Feel free to let me know if there's anything else you need. Thank you.