Looking for a QuickBooks alternative?

You’ve come to the right place. Our platform is intuitive and easy to use, our pricing is transparent, and you don’t need a degree in accounting to get your team paid. Oh, and our friendly customer support team is always ready to lend a hand. So ditch the QuickBooks and get started with Gusto today.

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Feature-packed, wallet friendly.

Each of our plans are chock full of features to make your life easier. Get the payroll, benefits, and hiring tools you need at a price you can afford.

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Payroll that’s easy as pie.

With Gusto, in just a few clicks, your team is taken care of, your taxes are paid, and you can get back to running your business.

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The people-first platform.

Got a question? We’ve got real, live humans ready to help out via phone, chat, or email. No more sitting on hold for hours or waiting weeks for a response.


of businesses said switching to and setting up Gusto was easy.*

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saved by running payroll with Gusto each month on average, compared to QuickBooks**


of businesses say Gusto is easier to use than their previous software.**

Feature-rich & affordable

The features you need at a price you’ll love.

Why is Gusto a great QuickBooks alternative? Benefits and HR are seamlessly integrated, time-tracking is built right in, and federal, state, and local taxes are filed and paid automatically. It’s everything you need in one easy-to-use platform—for one low price. There are never hidden fees with Gusto, and no annual contracts to keep you locked in. Plans start at just $46 a month, and you’re only charged for the employees (or contractors) you pay.

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Everything’s easier with Gusto.

Whether you’re a seasoned pro or you’re new to payroll, Gusto takes the complexity out of taking care of your team. Our best-in-class user experience is built to make your life easier. We handle all the complex calculations, taxes, and benefits deductions, all while keeping your business compliant. And if you’ve ever got a question, our top-rated customer support team is always here to help.

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Benefits, HR, and Payroll – all in one place

Gusto offers more robust benefits packages with no-cost, low-cost, and flexible options, a wider suite of HR tools including performance management, hiring and onboarding, and customized reporting to give you better business insights. We also have hundreds of integrations with all your favorite platforms. Want to keep QuickBooks for accounting while making payroll and HR a whole lot easier? We integrate with them too.

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