QuickBooks Online Comparison Chart: Choosing the Best Option

QuickBooks Online

Intuit offers four tiers of QuickBooks Online:

  1. Self Employed
  2. Simple Start
  3. Essentials
  4. Pro

QuickBooks Online Comparison Chart

Here is a quick comparison chart of the four options:

Feature Self-Employed Simple Start Essentials Plus
Price $10 per month $15 per month $35 per month $50 per month
Send Professional Estimates No Yes Yes Yes
Track sales and sales tax No Yes Yes Yes
Manage your bills No No Yes Yes
Additional Users 1 1 3 5
Track employee time and billable hours No No Yes Yes
Create and manage budgets No No No Yes
Pay 1099 contractors No No No Yes

For more information on which version of QuickBooks is right for you, see our comprehensive guide on QuickBooks Online vs. QuickBooks Desktop.