Accounting software

Most popular small business accounting software in U.S. are:

Sage Peachtree Complete Accounting

QuickBooks Pro (Intuit)



Sage Peachtree Accounting

New features in 2012
- Copy Transactions
Enable you to create a new transaction based on a previously saved one (Quotes, Sales Orders, Proposals, Sales Invoicing, Purchase Orders, Purchase Invoices,  General Journal Entries).
- Expanded Payroll Fields
There are now a maximum of 40 fields available for each, up from 30 employee fields and 10 employer/company fields.
- Management Center Enhancements
-  Business Intelligence
- Vendor Management Center



Sage Peachtree Pro
Sage Peachtree Complete
Sage Peachtree Premium
Sage Peachtree Quantum




QuickBooks Online Essentials
QuickBooks Pro
QuickBooks Pro Plus
QuickBooks for Mac

QuickBooks Online Plus
QuickBooks Premier
QuickBooks Premier Plus
QuickBooks Enterprise Solutions



Compay offer small business accounting software for Mac, Windows, and Mobile.


AccountEdge Pro for Mac
AccountEdge Basic for Mac
Network Edition
AccountEdge for Windows
AccountEdge Mobile

Free Accounting Software


Outright is free online solution. There is no monthly fee, no credit card required, no trial or expiration dates.  They also offer premium version Outright Plus with more features.

Outright website


Systems Online

Free Accounting Software from Systems Online Inc.




Express Accounts (NCH software)

A free version of  bookkeeping software is available for use by small businesses with less than five employees. The free version does not expire, but does not support some features designed for larger organizations. You can download the free accounting software version here.


GnuCash – Free Accounting Software

GnuCash is personal and small-business financial-accounting software, freely licensed under the GNU GPL and available for GNU/Linux, BSD, Solaris, Mac OS X and Microsoft Windows.

Designed to be easy to use, yet powerful and flexible, GnuCash allows you to track bank accounts, stocks, income and expenses. As quick and intuitive to use as a checkbook register, it is based on professional accounting principles to ensure balanced books and accurate reports.