How do I cancel my payroll enhanced subscription?

I have QBO Simple Start and every time I try to cancel my payroll subscription I get the error message "Error while processing the request. Please try again later." I am logged in as Master Admin.


Welcome to Community, thresholdchurch.

I'm here to share some details about this and make sure your payroll concern will be properly addressed.

Upon checking here, I found out we have ongoing issue about the Error while processing the request message when canceling payroll service. Our product engineers are working on releasing a permanent fix as soon as possible. 

We have a recommended workaround you can try, which works for other customers encountering the same. You'll want to try logging into your QuickBooks Online account using a different browser, and cancel the service from there.

If you're still unable to do so, please give us a quick call. Our payroll phone specialists can cancel the subscription for you and add you to our list of affected users. This way, you'll get notify once we resolve the issue. 

To reach us:

  1. Go to:
  2. Select your Payroll Subscription type.
  3. Select a topic.
  4. Click on the View Contact Info button.​
Here's an article you might find handy: Cancel payroll service in QuickBooks Online (US only).

We appreciate your patience while we work on this. If you have other concerns, let me know. I'm here anytime!
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