How to Create a Profit and Loss Report in QuickBooks
The QuickBooks Profit and Loss Report shows your income, expenses, and net profit or loss over a specific period of time. To create a Profit and Loss Report from the Report Center, follow these four steps.This feature works the same in versions 2011–2016 of QuickBooks.
- From the menu, select Reports > Report Center.
- On the Standard tab with the Company & Financial category selected, locate the report titled "Profit and Loss Report Standard".
- From the Dates drop-down list, select the date range to report on.
- Click the Run icon to display the report.