Can I create categories for personal spending


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Hi suzieqstrong,

Thanks for joining the Community. I'm glad you turned to us for help about creating categories in QuickBooks Self-Employed (QBSE), so let me get this straightened out.

The categories in QBSE are in line with the IRS Schedule C. We made it simpler for you to track your business and personal expenses when filing the form. At this time, the option to create a category in the program is unavailable.

If this is something that can help you categorize transactions, we want to get your insights about creating categories in QBSE by sending feedback. 

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Keep an eye for updates on our products and services. If I hear of any changes, I will be sure to post the details here in the Community.

Let me know if you have any other concerns. I'm always around to help. Take care and have a great day!

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