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Accountants 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 Accountants Edition free for your practice.


Easy to use

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



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



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 TaxCycle2 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 Accountants Edition

It's free for your practice.1

It only takes 3 steps to get started

Sage Accounting Accountants Edition is a tool designed to help you manage bookkeeping for your practice and your clients. It's simple to get started.

Step 1: Sign up to Sage for Accountants for free.

Step 2: Use your Starter Kit in your welcome email to get started with your free Sage Accounting Accountants Edition. This also includes one free Sage Accounting Plus account for your practice.

Step 3: Jump right in to add and set up your clients, try out the different features, or test out new workflows with the two sample companies included in your Accountants Edition.

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

  • Client subscription management
  • 1 free Sage Accounting Plus subscription for your practice’s books1
  • Access to exclusive discounts for your clients' Accounting subscriptions3

Sage Accounting subscriptions for your clients

Access these exclusive accountant and bookkeeper pricing plans through your free Accountants 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 TaxCycle2
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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 

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 and Square

Square and Sage integrate to: 

  • Sync sales and accounts to cut down manual admin 
  • Give a breakdown of each day’s sales for better insights
  • Help reconcile payments including gift cards automatically  

Get free processing on the first $2500 of Square transactions for your practice and each client with Sage Accounting and Square. Complete the form to receive an email with a Square referral link and steps on how to get started. Terms and conditions apply.

Terms and conditions

Limited time offer, one per customer and not transferable. This offer is for Sage Accounting customers only. This offer is not applicable to existing Square customers. If at any time Sage determines that you are no longer eligible, the free card transactions offer will be terminated. Offer is subject to availability. The referral link offered to Accountants is only for accountants use or for use with their clients. 

Waived processing fees are reimbursed to your account on each deposit. Free processing valid for 180 days, after that a processing fee will be charged per transaction as per Square’s fee schedule here.  

Any customer queries regarding the Square account are directly managed by Square. 

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.


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  1. For accounting professionals only. To receive and maintain access to Sage Accounting Accountants 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. TaxCycle is a third-party app that would require additional usage fees.
  3. Discounted subscription rate valid only when client subscription account (including renewals) is linked with a Sage Accounting Accountants 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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