What is a sample chart of accounts for SaaS companies?

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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!

Startup Funding Level Kruze 409A Cost What Others Charge
Seed $1,500 $4,000
Series A $2,000 $5,000
Series B $2,500 $5,000+
Series C $3,000 $5000+

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