Can I Print Checks in QuickBooks?
Question: Can I print checks in QuickBooks? If so, do you have any tips for buying the checks?
Answer: Yes, you can print checks in QuickBooks. When doing so, the transaction is recorded directly into your general ledger (into the account you designate). Also, when writing a check to pay a supplier purchase order, the data will connect directly to the items purchased.
When you purchase checks, be sure to order checks formatted specifically for “Intuit/QuickBooks checks.” You need not buy from Intuit directly, but be sure the format is correct. And if you choose voucher checks, be sure the check is located at the top of the page. Only when the check is located here will QuickBooks print correctly.
QuickBooks Premier and Enterprise can be modified to better serve ad specialty distributors. Harriet Gatter is a QuickBooks ProAdvisor, a former accounting professor and a former ad specialty distributor. She advises ad specialty distributors to use QuickBooks Premier and Enterprise, often in conjunction with other industry-specific software, to manage the complexities of the ad specialty business, with the results being time saved, errors eliminated and an overall accurate accounting of your business. Contact her at email@example.com
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