The register for an account definitely can be sorted by date, beginning with the most recent transactions.

To sort an account register:

  1. Click the Date header at the top of the transaction list.
  2. Click the arrow next to date to reverse the sorting order.

The chart of accounts itself does not have a date […]

Resolution for 'accounts list begin issue: 'Can I get my chart of accounts list begin with today’s date?' available: Yes.

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