Sage are putting all of their focus on making Sage 50cloud Accounts the optimum Accounts package for the future. By moving to Sage 50cloud Accounts, you are reducing upfront costs, saving money on support and upgrades, and you will be Making Tax Digital (MTD) compliant (and all other HMRC requirements) as all updates are inclusive in your package at no extra cost. Not all new features will necessarily be included in Sage 50 Accounts perpetual licence moving forwards, so our recommended solution is Sage 50cloud Accounts. For more information on Sage 50cloud Accounts, please click here.
With Sage 50cloud you are reducing upfront costs and saving money on support and upgrades because these are all included in your package at no extra cost. Not only this but the Making Tax Digital (MTD) module is also included, so you will be MTD-compliant.
|Sage 50 Accounts Comparison||Sage 50 Accounts Essentials||Sage 50 Accounts Standard||Sage 50 Accounts Plus||Sage 50 Accounts Professional|
|Users (concurrent access)||1 - 2 users|
|Multi-companies||1 company||Unlimited companies||Unlimited companies||Unlimited companies|
|Create custom quotes, invoices & statements|
|Stock control and information|
|Sage Drive, mobile and tablet apps*|
|Manage VAT, sales, expenses & profit|
|Free trials of add-on modules|
|Manage multiple departments and budgets|
|Track and manage stock|
|Bill of materials (BOM) & stock shortfall|
|Track project income, expenses and profit|
|Manage individual projects & costs|
|Processing sales & purchase orders|
|Manage foreign currency accounts & transactions||Additional cost||Additional cost||Additional cost|
|Manage CIS and subcontractors||Additional cost||Additional cost||Additional cost|
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* Sage Drive is free with perpetual licences for 12 months, thereafter a monthly fee is charged for continued use.
Sage Drive is included with Sage 50cloud purchases.
**11-20 user licences are only available on Sage 50cloud Professional licences
We have created add-ons and bespoke solutions to give our customers the extra functionality within their Sage software. Explore our modules which can aid you when working with Sage 50 Accounts.
Advantage Support was launched following continued requests from our customers wanting a more personal support service from a close knit team, and we now have 100s of customers using our service.
Our experienced and friendly team of technicians will go that extra mile to make sure your query is answered as quickly as possible. We answer every call in person and if a technician is not available straight away we will arrange to call you back at a time convenient for you.
|Support Comparison||Advantage Support||Other Suppliers|
|Unlimited telephone support|
|Unlimited e-mail support|
|Unlimited remote support|
|Report Design and support|
|Dedicated Account Manager|
|Access to exclusive Sage add-ons|
|Pre-book support time|
|Request a specific technician|
|Full support on end of life products|
New versions of Sage 50 Accounts (starting at v21) no longer install or operate on Windows XP.
"Advantage Services have been our Sage 50 Partner of the year for the past 4 years and continue to work and collaborate well with us as a business, as well as delighting both ours and their own customers. They are always engaging to work with as a Business and we hope this will continue in the years to come."
Lance Gilmour – Vice President, Indirect & Partner, Sage UK