Enterprise multi-user for my client?

I am trying to figure out the best solution for me and my client.

They want to upgrade to Enterprise and want to move to a remote hosted desktop solution.  They need to have 3 users in the file at the same time (one of those users being myself, the other two being employees of the client).

These guys are my biggest client and my business with my other clients has not grown to the point that I need Enterprise or remote hosting.  But I may get there.

What's the best solution?  Should I upgrade my ProAdvisor membership to include Enterprise and then somehow "share" it with them?  How would that even work, as far as licenses?

Cloud hosting is another issue....


"He is going to buy two licenses (for himself and his bookkeeper) and I will bring my own license through the proadvisor program.  Doing it that way is less expensive than him buying a 3-user license (and I will pass on the fee to him to upgrade my proadvisor)."

No, that Won't Work for your client who is going to have the Program Hosted. You cannot use Your License or your locally installed program.

"And I do need to own QB.  I understand that I will be logging in through a browser, but the hosting company needs to either lease/sell me a license to QB or I need to bring my own."

Your License does not entitle you to a Hosted Access under someone else's license.

Here is what you are confusing:

My Client runs a Bus line, but I still need to store a car in my garage, so that I can get on their bus.

See how that makes no sense?

Here is what you are stating you Want:

My client needs multiple people to be able to get on the bus, including me.

You don't even need to own a Vehicle at all; your Client has a bus.

And your client Bought that bus from someone else, or is Leasing it.

"And I can't use my big client's license to service my smaller clients."

Yes, if you have other Enterprise Clients who will need you to handle their data file directly on your computer, yes, that is why you install a program Locally.

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