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ACCOUNTING, PAYROLL, HR

Sage for Small Business software

Get more time back to build your business. Sage is there with one solution for all your business needs. Accounting, Payroll with HR features you can access from anywhere. All with expert support and unrivalled business advice that helps you achieve your goals.

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Free up time to focus on your business

Automate your day to save time

  • Automate receipt capture
  • Set up recurring invoices
  • Automatically import transactions from your bank accounts
  • Pay your people with direct deposit

Invoices and fast-track payments

  • Convert quotes to invoices
  • Get paid on time using professional, personalized and branded invoices
  • Get paid faster using online payments

Everything working in one place

  • Manage accounting, payroll and HR from one homepage
  • Define user roles and access
  • Customize to turn features on and off based on your business needs

Get started with your Small Business software plan

Upgrade or cancel at any time. No long-term contracts, commitments or hidden fees.

Accounting Start

Great for solopreneurs and freelancers.
per month / excl tax*
Continue to Payroll

In the next step you can choose or skip Payroll

Most popular

Accounting Standard

Great for small businesses.
per month / excl tax*
Continue to Payroll

In the next step you can choose or skip Payroll

Accounting Plus

For small businesses moving into new markets, working in multiple currencies or managing inventory.
per month / excl tax*
Continue to Payroll

In the next step you can choose or skip Payroll

* Get 2 months free or try free for 1 month, then $19/$43/$62 +tax/mo (tier depending). Offer valid for new customers only on monthly subscriptions of Sage Business Cloud Accounting. After the promotional period, 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.

**  Not all Accounting features available on the mobile app. Mobile devices sold separately and a data plan is required. Data access is subject to cellular provider network availability and occasional downtime due to system maintenance.

Most Popular

Payroll Standard

With HR features Manage payroll, people and mobile expenses.
per month / excl. tax*
per month / excl. tax*

Payroll Premium

With HR features Payroll with advanced HR like tracking hours.
per month / excl. tax*
per month / excl. tax*

* Buy now and get 2 months free, then $20 as a base price, with an additional cost per employee per month to access each plan's features: $3 per (Payroll Essentials), $10.00 (Payroll Standard), $15.50 (Payroll Premium). Prices exclude tax. Price per employee is based on the number of users added to the product. Terms and conditions apply.

Looking for something else?

Payroll only

If you need to purchase Payroll without Accounting you can go directly to the Payroll page and get all of the benefits of Payroll with HR features.

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Sage for Small Business FAQs

Sage for Small Business is one solution that empowers small businesses to manage their business money, people and payroll all in one place. Sage has more than 40 years' experience perfecting accounting, payroll and HR software, and makes running a small business easier for over 1 million customers. Get paid faster, get organized, and get your taxes right first time with Accounting features. Then add Payroll to calculate employee pay and deductions quickly and accurately and get your people management processes streamlined and compliant with the HR features that come automatically with Payroll.

See all of the features of Sage for Small business.

All 3 plans give you the fundamental features you need to manage your accounting, payroll and people.

Accounting Start is ideal for businesses who are starting out. This is popular with sole traders and micro-businesses.

Accounting Standard is ideal for small businesses. It offers everything Start offers, plus more advanced features. For example, it lets you manage your purchases and expenses. Upload information by simply snapping a photo of receipts, invoices, and supplier statements and automate your data capture.

Accounting Plus offers all of the Start and Standard features plus support for multiple currencies and inventory management.

All of the payroll plans in Sage for Small Business are designed for small businesses operating in any industry, including professional services, construction and retail. Sage for Small Business allows you to quickly and easily create employee records and run payroll in 3 easy steps. All of the Payroll plans come with HR features, the most advanced HR features of managing timesheets and overtime are available with Payroll Standard and Payroll Premium. You can upgrade, change, or cancel plans at any time.

Yes you can buy Accounting and skip Payroll, adding Payroll at a later time if you wish. By adding Payroll today you can benefit from the special offer.
If you need to purchase Payroll without Accounting you can go directly to the Payroll page here.
If you buy Accounting and Payroll together you get the benefits of integration from the start; see your Payroll data in Accounting from your very first pay run and access everything from a single homepage. Give your accountant or bookkeeper access to both to ensure you are legally compliant for both accounting and payroll liabilities and watch your data flow from one to the other.
Yes you could for example have Accounting Standard and Payroll Essentials. As your business grows you can change your plans and add additional employees as your hire more people.

As a customer of Sage for Small Business, you can cancel your monthly rolling subscription at any time, and you will not be charged again after the date you cancel. If you cancel during a promotional period, for example 50% off for 3 months, your account will be charged for the discounted rate. Please note, depending on when you cancel, your subscription may not come to an end until the following subscription month.

Depending on the current promotion, this may also mean you will not be eligible for future promotions or discounts.

More information about terminating your subscription can be found in our terms and conditions.

Absolutely. It’s simple and straightforward to import your current data from Excel (and other spreadsheets and data systems) into Sage Accounting, including your customer and supplier details, your products and services, opening balances, transactions from bank statements, invoices, and your chart of accounts. We’re on hand to show you how, or you can watch our step-by-step video guides.

Using Quickbooks? You don’t need to leave your historic data behind when you move to Sage Accounting.  We've partnered with the conversion experts MoveMyBooks™ to help you convert your transaction, customer and supplier data, and have this automatically appear in Accounting even before you start using it.

Start the simple, free, and easy conversion process today!

Get help fast with expert support and unrivalled business advice at your fingertips. Easily access all our support channels from within Sage for Small Business or in your Sage application under the Help menu. Our teams create and maintain a wealth of content from help articles, step-by-step videos and expert advice to help you achieve your business outcomes.

You won't find better

 Features Sage  Quickbooks  Xero  Freshbooks 
Flex your plan to suit your needs; start with accounting or payroll or both
     
Core cloud accounting features
     
French language product & support        
Audit trails        
Free bank feeds        
Unlimited users
     
Unlimited transactions & chart of accounts
     
Project profitability        

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