Do you have a guidance on creating a chart of accounts for a SAAS company?

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Vanessa Kruze Founder, CPA

Looking at the Chart of Accounts can be a bit dense so I’ve decided to present a sample P&L instead. (The goal of the Chart of Accounts is to get the accounts to track to the appropriate location on the financial statements.) Take a look at the screenshot below and structure your Chart of Accounts accordingly:

Sample profit and loss

Caveat: your business is unique, so you may need to do some tailoring!

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