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Free up your time with freelance accounting software

Doing your accounts doesn't have to be a pain. Sage Accounting is designed to be easy-to-use and to save you time, so you can focus on delivering your best work to your clients.

Easy-to-use accounting software for freelancers

Free up your admin time so you can focus on impressing your clients. Features like automated invoicing, payments, expense tracking and management, and insightful reporting will free you up so you can focus on your freelance work and even pick up more jobs.

Get paid on time

Stop chasing down unpaid invoices. Sage Accounting eliminates the hassle of getting paid with automated invoicing that sends professional, customizable invoices directly to your clients email along with a "Pay now" button for easy online payment.

Track your expenses and receipts automatically

Connect your bank and automatically import recent transactions into Sage Accounting to be reconciled for a real-time, accurate snapshot of your finances. Plus, you can save even more time by automating data and receipt capture with AutoEntry.

Insightful reports and dashboards

Stay in the know with quick and easy dashboard reporting. Customize your dashboards and reports for the information you need to keep track of your expenses, cash flow, and overall business health.

Secure, on-the-go accessibility from anywhere

Sage Accounting is cloud-based, so you can access it from any device anywhere you have an internet connection. Take advantage of the Sage Accounting Mobile App, now available for iOS and Android.

Accounting software for freelancers plans and pricing

Sage Business Cloud Accounting Start

Sage Accounting Start

Save 50% for 3 months
$14.00
$7.00 /month1
You save $21.00

Entry level accounting software. Ideal for self-employed and micro businesses.

  • Bilingual in English and French
  • Supports one user
  • Create and send invoices
  • Get paid faster with integrated payments
  • Track what you're owed
  • Track what you've paid
  • Automatic bank reconciliation
  • Calculate your GST/HST to submit to CRA
  • Essential Reports
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Sage Accounting

Save 50% for 3 months
$30.00
$15.00 /month1
You save $45.00

Powerful cloud accounting software for small businesses. Includes everything from Sage Accounting Start, plus:

  • Integrated Payroll through Payment Evolution3
  • Run advanced reports
  • Send quotes and estimates
  • Recurring invoicing
  • Manage purchase invoices
  • Track income and expenses by projects and departments
  • Forecast cash flow
  • Manage multiple currencies
  • Track your inventory
  • Snap receipts with AutoEntry.4

Freelance Accounting software FAQs

While subjective, the easiest accounting software to use for freelancers depends on needs. Accounting software can range from complex and expensive to feature-packed, easy-to-use, and affordable.

Sage Accounting is in the latter camp, offering powerful cloud accounting with secure anywhere access and an interface that's super easy to use at an affordable price.

While nobody needs accounting software per se, if you work as a freelancer, you know how imperative it is to accurately track expenses and jobs for end of year reporting. That's why accounting software is a great investment for those working on a freelance basis.

Sage Accounting is designed with the easy-to-use tools so non-accountant professionals like freelancers can accurately organize, track, and and report their accounts, while saving time and extra costs.

Sage Advice for freelancers

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  1. Offer valid for new customers only on monthly subscriptions of Sage Business Cloud Accounting. Discounted subscription rate is only for the first three (3) months after which the monthly subscription rate will renew at the then current rate. May not be combined with any other offers or discounts. To ensure continuous service your subscription plan is an automatically renewing plan. Subsequent months will automatically be billed to the same credit card each month on your anniversary date of purchase. You may terminate the plan at any time prior to your renewal data and not be charged for the renewal.
  2. Start your free trial and receive 1 month free, then $14 or $30 /mo (tier depending).
  3. Payment Evolution is a third-party app that would require additional usage fees.
  4. Snap and upload data from unlimited receipts, invoices, and supplier statements with AutoEntry. 50% off your first 3 months. Accounting only.