QuickBooks Desktop Discontinued in UK

Some extremely important news about QuickBooks Desktop rolled out of the UK recently…

According to AccountingWeb, Intuit is ceasing support for QuickBooks Desktop in the UK from January 31, 2023.

I emphasize that this information ONLY relates to the UK version of QuickBooks.

For now.

COULD INTUIT DISCONTINUE THE US VERSION OF QUICKBOOKS DESKTOP TOO?

While only Intuit knows what their product roadmap and timetable looks like, let’s review some recent happenings in the US QuickBooks Desktop space.

  • As recently as the week of October 24, 2021, Ted Callahan who is the Accountant Leader at Intuit, was posed the question at Scaling New Heights – “What’s the future for QuickBooks desktop?” Here is the reply (read more excerpts from my friends at The Woodard Report) – “Based on his conversations with the Desktop team, which he does not lead, Ted reaffirmed Intuit’s commitment to providing Desktop for as long as people want to continue using Desktop, saying, “The future of Desktop is bright and focused.”
  • Also according to Ted, the