Beautifully simple accounting meets refreshingly easy payroll

Chocolate and peanut butter may be good on their own, but they’re irresistible together. Connecting accounting and payroll means dead-simple reconciliation and consolidated journal entries—a delicious combination.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the ZipBooks + Gusto partnership?

We’ve made Gusto our preferred payroll provider in order to offer a powerful accounting and payroll solution for small businesses.

Both ZipBooks and Gusto want to simplify complicated business tasks and give you more time to do what you love. We won’t stop until we’ve completely modernized accounting and payroll.

Which ZipBooks plans have access to Gusto?

All of them! ZipBookers with Smarter or Sophisticated plans will have access for your entire team to track hours in ZipBooks and seamlessly sync time entries with Gusto for one-click payroll.

How do I sync time entries with Gusto?

ZipBooks time-tracker makes it easy to manage billable hours and team projects. With a single-click or automated schedule, sync time entries to save even more time prepping payroll. Manage time and pay within ZipBooks for payday smiles and dead-simple reconciliation.  

What does Gusto offer to ZipBooks users?

Gusto offers full-service payroll, benefits and HR—all in one platform. This cloud-based software is a favorite among small business owners with top-rated customer service. Not to mention, Gusto’s small business-friendly price tag.

How much will Gusto cost?

Gusto starts at a base price of $39/month + $6/month per person. If you sign up for payroll through ZipBooks, you’ll get 3 months of Gusto free.*

How does my accounting integrate with Gusto?

Every time you run payroll, we'll create the transaction details in ZipBooks. Employee wages and paid taxes are automatically reflected in your financial reports for smarter business decisions.

Have more questions?

Reach out to or tweet in our direction. We’re pretty excited about this partnership and we’d love to tell you more!

*This offer is valid for ZipBooks users without an existing Gusto subscription. After your first three months, Gusto’s standard fees will apply. Use of Gusto is subject to Gusto’s terms and conditions.

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