when a sale is booked, on my PL it shows under two heads, sales of product as well as sale of product income.why is this happening and how do i change this?

when a sale is booked, on the PL it shows under two heads, sales of product as well as sale of product income.why is this happening and how do i change this?


Hi Anuj,

Welcome to QuickBooks Community!

The Sales Income account should be an income/revenue account that will record the sales of products. Often this is an account titled "Sales" or "Sales of Product Income". However, this is a general use case, and the answer may need to be tailored to your specific company profile.

The Category is a means of classifying products and services you sell to customers which make accounting for inventory easier. Categorizing what you sell can help you better understand sales volume and who’s buying what.

For further clarity, you may wish to reach out to your accountant or contact us.

Hope this helps!

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