Compare QuickBooks Pro vs Premier - Price and Feature Comparison

Use the chart below to compare prices and features for the newest versions of QuickBooks Desktop Pro and Premier. Easily find the differences between the two products. 

Save 20-60% off QuickBooks from select merchants (depending on version). Prices fluctuate between merchants, but the best prices will always be shown here.

QuickBooks Pro and Premier 2017 desktop versions are fully compatible with Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1 Update 1, Windows 10 (all 32-bit & 64-bit), Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, 2012 R2, and 2016 (technical Preview 4)

This newly released version of QuickBooks features new features and updates, bug fixes, and even more functionality than previous versions. Use the comparison chart below to find the best price and best features for your needs. 

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Feature and Price Comparison Chart for QuickBooks Pro vs Premier

New: Expand the chart to see more detailed features by clicking on each category

The current best deals on QuickBooks Pro and Premier 2017 are shown in the table below.

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 Pro vs Premier
QuickBooks Pro 2017
QuickBooks Pro 2017 with Enhance Payroll
QuickBooks Premier 2017
 QuickBooks ProQuickBooks Pro w/ PayrollQuickBooks Premier
List Price $299.99 $499.99 $499.95
QuickBooks 2017 Deals Buy Now
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$299.99 $219.95 Not Available $379.95
BestBuy QuickBooks Deals $199.99 $299.99 $349.99
WalMart QuickBooks Deals $208.41 $441.24 $305.64
Compare Features
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Basic Features
Import from previous versions of QuickBooks
Import from Excel
Import from Quicken and Outlook Contacts
Automatic data backup Starting at $9.95/mo
➤ Manage Your Finances
Track income & expenses
Manage accounts payable
Download banking transactions
Create & send unlimited estimate and invoices
Track sales, taxes, and customer payments
Print checks and record transactions
Manage and pay bills from vendors
Enter bills and schedule payments for later
Create and send purchase orders
Track billable hours by customer
➤ Manage Inventory
Track inventory
Set inventory reorder points
➤ Pay Employees
Prepare 1099s
Pay W-2 employees and file payroll taxes Extra Fee Included Extra Fee
➤ Premium Features    
Create budgets to forecast sales/expenses    
Categorize income/expenses with class tracking
Track sales/profitability by location
Create sales orders and track backorders    
Track costs for assembled products and inventory    
Set product price by customer type    
Create a business plan    
➤ Industry Specific Tools (Contractors, Manufacturing & Wholesale, Nonprofit, Professional Services, Retailers)    
Do tasks unique to your industry    
Industry specific reports    
Compare performance with industry trends    
Other Features
# of users who can access QuickBooks Up to 31 Up to 31 Up to 51
# of built-in reports 100+ 100+ 150+
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1 Requires an additional license and fee per additional user

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