Learn about the import, export, and conversion limitations for QuickBooks Self-Employed.

QuickBooks Self-Employed has some limitations. Here are answers to questions you may have about them.

Can my data be imported into QuickBooks Self-Employed from QuickBooks Desktop?

No. QuickBooks Self-Employed is not a double-entry bookkeeping program and does not contain registers; therefore, the ability to import data from QuickBooks Desktop is not provided.

Can my data be exported from QuickBooks Self-Employed to QuickBooks Desktop?

No. QuickBooks Self-Employed currently does not support exporting to QuickBooks Desktop.

Can I upgrade my QuickBooks Self-Employed subscription to QuickBooks Online (Essentials or Plus)?

No. QuickBooks Self-Employed can't be upgraded to any version of QuickBooks Online.

Can I downgrade my QuickBooks Online subscription to QuickBooks Self-Employed?

No. We do not currently offer the ability to downgrade any QuickBooks Online subscription.