A business is said to break even when it’s profit is zero. It is useful to be able to calculate the sales needed for a business to break even, and to do this the Break Even Point Formula can be used.

The Excel sheet, available for download below, uses the break even formula to calculate break even point for you by inserting values for sales, variable costs, and fixed costs.

Our tutorial on the use of the break even formula gives full details about the use of the break even point formula calculator.

The Excel file available for download below, will help you to carry out your own break even calculations.

##### Break Even Calculator Download

The break even calculator is available for download in Excel format by following the link below.

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