P & L report - Does anyone else have the same problem with retail sales tax showing up in totals when you run the P & L report in QBO?

Only feedback I get from QBO's back-end office is they are still working on it.  Has anyone else heard otherwise?


Hi dmleeaccounting,

The Profit & Loss report (P&L) report only shows the income and expenses of a business. This happens if you assign an expense account to your tax code.. Let me help you to check it.

  1. Click Taxes.
  2. Click Edit GST/HST.
  3. Choose Edit rates.
  4. Choose the Tax code you use, and click the Edit.
  5. You will see the Account type: Expense.

Once the tax code has been set up, you can't change it.

If you have any other questions, don't hesitate to reach back out. I hope you have a wonderful day!

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