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Accountant Edition

Sage Accounting

Quick to set up. Easy to use. Sync with your client’s bank. Automate their billing, invoicing, and banking. Create and share live reports.  Manage all your Accounting clients from a single place—Get Sage Accounting - Accountant Edition free for your practice.

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Easy to use

Always up-to-date. No software installations or file backups needed. Online access from anywhere on any computing or mobile device.

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Collaborative

Collaborate remotely in real time. Benefit from unlimited users, and stay in control with fully customizable access permissions.

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Compliant

Best in class performance, stability, and security encryption with redundancy in Canada that meets the CRAs data storage requirement standards.

Automated features and integrations

Sage Accounting empowers you and your clients to collaborate efficiently, save time and reduce the chances of mistakes, ensuring improved data accuracy.

  • Connect reliable bank feeds to increase efficiencies.
  • Speed up the reconciliation process with flexible bank rules. Just click to approve.
  • Get your clients paid faster with remote and recurring invoicing.
  •  Automatically sync Sage Payroll data directly into your journal.
  • Generate tax outputs easily with our one-step TaxCycle3 integration.
  • Get extra functionality at the Marketplace.

Invite clients and manage subscriptions

Adding new clients to Sage Accounting couldn't be simpler. You're always in control with the ability to manage and customize user permissions.


  • Add your team and clients with a single click.
  • Manage access with full, customizable access permissions of your clients' accounts.
  • Get access to exclusive discounts for your clients' Accounting subscriptions.

Easy-to-understand reporting

Simple but detailed reporting gives you a holistic view of your clients' finances. Access real-time data to guide your clients to make informed decisions based on their up-to-date business performance.


  • Create custom, detailed but easy-to-understand reports.
  • Stay compliant and rest easy with audit trail reports.
  • Get real-time business performance snapshots.

Get Started with Accountant Edition

It's free for your practice.1

How to get started

1 – Sign up and verify your email.

2 – Add and set up your clients in a few simple steps. Your account manager will also be in touch to assist you along the way.

3 – Jump right in and try out the different features or test out new workflows with the two sample companies included in your Accountant Edition.

Sage Accounting

Accountant Edition

Free
For your practice<sup>1</sup>

Set up, access, and manage all your Sage Accounting clients in one place.

  • Client subscription management
  • 1 free subscription to Sage Accounting for your practice’s books1
  • Access to exclusive discounts for your clients' Accounting subscriptions4

Sage Accounting subscriptions for your clients

Access these exclusive accountant and bookkeeper pricing plans through your free Accountant Edition account.

Accounting Start

$14.00 /month4

Entry-level bookkeeping tool for simple service-based businesses who want to keep track of their cash flow and expenses. Ideal for sole traders and micro-businesses.

Includes:

  • Supports 1 user
  • Create and send unlimited invoices
  • Get your clients paid faster with integrated payments
  • Track what you're owed
  • Automatic bank reconciliation
  • Calculate your GST/HST to submit to CRA
  • Essential reports
  • Bilingual interface and support in English and French
  • Integration of payroll data with Sage Payroll
  • One-step tax filing through integration with TaxCycle3
Most popular
Accounting Plus

Accounting Plus

$15.00 /month4

Powerful accounting solution for small businesses who trade in multiple currencies or handle stock.

Includes Accounting Start features, plus:

  • Supports unlimited users
  • Send unlimited quotes and estimates
  • Recurring invoicing
  • Manage purchase invoices
  • Track income and expenses by projects and departments
  • Forecast cash flow
  • Invoice in multiple currencies
  • Multi-currency banking
  • Manage inventory
  • Run advanced reports
  • Snap receipts with AutoEntry 75% off2
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Easily move your clients to Sage Accounting

You don’t need to leave your historic data behind when you move to Sage Accounting. You can convert all your customer and supplier information as well as transactions, and have this automatically appear in Sage Accounting before you start.

Make the move for free today.

Sage Accounting has enabled us to take on more clients. We're at least 20% more efficient than we were previously.

Colleen Hoggarth
Freedom Accounting Inc.

Resources

Gain valuable insights and grow your business faster with our webinars, guides, and articles.

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On-Demand Webcast

Sage Accounting for Accountants and Bookkeepers
Join us for a walk-through of Sage Accounting and its easy-to-use features including banking, sales invoices, adjustments, analysis types, reporting and more.

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Report

Practice of Now
Read our report to understand the role of technology in accounting and learn how your practice can create growth in an industry undergoing unprecedented change.
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Articles

Business advice
Get expert advice. Read our blog articles for accountants and bookkeepers in practice.

Interested in learning how Sage can help your practice?

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Webinar hub

Visit the Sage Canada webinar hub to sign up for upcoming live webinars, or take in an on-demand recorded session to brush up on the latest tricks, tips, and features Sage has to offer.

Support

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Free training and certification

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*Trustpilot score accurate as of October 27, 2020

  1. For accounting professionals only. To receive and maintain access to Sage Accounting—Accountant Edition, you must be an accountant or bookkeeper providing professional accounting or bookkeeping services for multiple fee-paying clients. If at any time Sage determines that you are no longer eligible, your access will be terminated.
  2. Snap and upload data from unlimited receipts, invoices, and supplier statements with AutoEntry, 75% off your first three months.
  3. TaxCycle is a third-party app that would require additional usage fees.
  4. Discounted subscription rate valid only when client subscription account (including renewals) is linked with a Sage Accounting – Accountant Edition account. If the accountant or bookkeeper cancels their client’s Sage subscription, client will be required to set up their own account at the then-current rate in order to maintain access to client’s Sage Accounting program. This offer may not be combined with any other offers or discounts. Sage reserves the right to end this promotional offer at any time.

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