7.8. Accounts Payable

GnuCash has an integrated accounts payable system. As with Accounts Receivable you must have an Accounts Payable account set up under Liabilities for each currency in which you will issue invoices. The Accounts Payable accounts accrue the amounts you owe to others, so bills credit these accounts and payments and credit memos debit these accounts. Generally you do not directly work with this account but use the four integrated GnuCash A/P application components. The A/P components are available from the BusinessVendor sub-menu.

These A/P components are:

The following sections introduce the individual Accounts Payable application components.