Last updated on January 13th, 2023

Intuit recently launched QuickBooks 2016, an enhanced version of its popular desktop accounting software for Pro, Premier, Accountant and Enterprise solutions. It contains a number of new features and enhancements to the previous versions. But how does it compare to QuickBooks 2015? Should you upgrade it to from its forefather?

Let’s find out what is new in QuickBooks 2016 by comparing it with QuickBooks 2015 version with the help of this comparison chart.

QuickBooks Editions Comparison

2016 2015
Key Features Pro Premium Enterprise Pro Premium Enterprise
New! Bill Tracker, a dedicated dashboard to view data for purchase orders and bills
New! Bulk clear send forms, to remove multiple transactions flagged as “Email Later”
New! Advanced reporting features include a “this year to last month” filter
New! Label Printer Support to print labels on single roll continuous labels
Improved! Manage forms in a single step—unclutter your “send forms” queue in a single click
Improved! Update company file for new version option
Auto copy of ship-to address – no need to manually type address when creating Purchase Order
Maximum Number of simultaneous users 3 5 30 3 5 30


According to Intuit, QuickBooks 2016 will improve efficiency and help manage accounting better with these new features. In all, even if you are using QuickBooks 2015, the upgrade to 2016 may be worth if you were looking for latest features, new look and feel with a smoother experience.

If you are confused about the upgrade, talk to our QuickBooks experts. If you have already upgraded, share with us in the comments section below.

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