Create an income transaction

The Transactions page is only available in the web browser version of Wave. To view the Transactions page, first log in to your Wave account at


If you haven't connected your bank account to automatically import your transactions, you can manually add your income and expense transactions.

Create an income transaction

  1. On the left navigation menu, click Accounting > Transactions.
  2. Click the Add Income button at the top of the page.
  3. Enter the date, description, amount (the net after-tax amount for the transaction), and select an account and category from the drop-down menus.
  4. To add a sales tax, click Include sales tax, then select a tax from the drop-down menu. To add additional sales taxes, click Apply another tax.

    Learn how to create a new sales tax from the Transactions page in your web browser.

  5. Click Save.

Deleted transactions can’t be recovered.

To export your data, use Wave’s Google sheets integration, Wave Connect or use the data export function.