How your free trial works

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Get set up

We'll start with a phone call to learn more about your business and bookkeeping needs. From there, we’ll connect your accounts to Bench and gather any documentation we need to complete your books.

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Start your free trial

After you’re set up, we’ll complete a month of your bookkeeping in 1-2 business days. Your free trial gives you full access to the Bench platform—no credit cards or commitments required. Plus, you’ll get a set of accurate financial statements that are yours to keep.

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Explore your financials

Once we’ve completed your free trial, our team will go through the financial statements with you. Still have questions about our service or want to dig deeper into your financials? Ask away! We’re here to help you make the best bookkeeping decisions for your business.

America’s largest professional bookkeeping service for small businesses

"Bench helped me replace QuickBooks, and save about 6 hours per month of horrible accounting work, which is priceless."
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Chris Ronzio CEO, Trainual
"Bench has lifted a giant weight off my shoulders and freed up my time so I can focus on earning the money and working with clients."
Heather Scholl
Heather Scholl Owner, The Villages Gym
"Bench is so, so, SO much better than everything I ever did for bookkeeping. My accountants also breathe a sigh of relief when I email them a Bench spreadsheet in advance of tax prep meetings."
Patrick Mckenzie Owner, KALZUMEUS SOFTWARE

How your free trial works

image of the number 1

Get set up

We'll start with a phone call to learn more about your business and bookkeeping needs. From there, we’ll connect your accounts to Bench and gather any documentation we need to complete your books.

Image of the number 2

Start your free trial

After you’re set up, we’ll complete a month of your bookkeeping in 1-2 business days. Your free trial gives you full access to the Bench platform—no credit cards or commitments required. Plus, you’ll get a set of accurate financial statements that are yours to keep.

Image of the number 3

Explore your financials

Once we’ve completed your free trial, our team will go through the financial statements with you. Still have questions about our service or want to dig deeper into your financials? Ask away! We’re here to help you make the best bookkeeping decisions for your business.

Why choose Bench?

Unlimited expert support

A dedicated bookkeeper
We'll connect you with one of our expert bookkeepers. They'll get to know your business, and deliver monthly books and year end financials.

Easy to schedule review calls
Book a call with your bookkeeper directly through the Bench platform. Whether it’s a tax season review call or a monthly check-in, we’re always happy to talk shop.

Tax season, minus the stress

Year-round tax support
Tax time stress isn’t limited to tax season. That’s why we offer year-round tax advisory services through our Premium plan. We're on hand for all your tax planning needs, and we’ll make a custom tax plan that works for your business.

Get filed, fast
Ready to pass tax filing off to someone else? Our Premium plan connects you to a licensed pro ready to get you filed before the deadline hits.

Powerful financial reporting

Crystal clear financial statements and reports
See what your money is up to. Your income statement, balance sheet, and visual reports provide the data you need to grow your business.

Simple to use anytime and anywhere
Forget about spending hours learning new software. The Bench platform makes it super simple to view your financials, update information, or check in with your team.

Perfect books

At the end of each month, your bookkeeper delivers accurate, up-to-date financials.

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Unlimited support

No waiting for hours on hold—just helpful support from real people. Message your team any time, or book a call whenever you like.

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More hours in the day

We take care of the tedious bookkeeping work, you get more time to focus on what you care about—helping your business succeed.

Small Building

Built for small business

Bench is made for small businesses. And unlike other services, we never limit support based on business size.

Simple, straightforward pricing for everything your business needs.

Get bookkeeping, tax prep, advisory, and filing in one simple, easy-to-use-platform

Choose Plan

Save up to 29%

Essential

Bookkeeping powered by real humans.
$249/mo

billed annually or $299 monthly

Monthly bookkeeping
Dedicated bookkeeping team
Year-end tax ready financial statements
Direct, unlimited communication with our in-house research team

Premium

Bookkeeping and taxes done for you.
$399/mo

billed annually or $499 monthly

Everything in Essential plan
Unlimited income tax support
Annual income tax filing for businesses (partnerships, S corps, C corps)
Annual income tax filing for individuals (sole proprietors, contractors)

Bench integrates with the best in small business

Frequently Asked Questions

How is Bench different from Quickbooks & Xero (or other bookkeeping software)?
How does the free month of bookkeeping work?
What does my bookkeeper do?
Which payment processors do you connect with?
Does Bench support both cash and accrual accounting?
What happens to my financial data if I cancel my subscription?