New EU standards scheduled to take effect on 14 September 2019 will give you more control of your banking data and how it's used. It also means the way some banks connect to Xero will change, so we want to make sure you're up to speed on how it'll impact you.
We all know that saving for our pensions is important and when the Workplace Pension requirements came in a few years ago, it was a step forward for employees all over the country. However as an employer, it may also have felt like one more thing to understand, fund and juggle with business as usual (hopefully you had the help of a friendly accountant to take some of the pain away!).
Xerocon is an exciting annual conference run by Xero for its accounting partners and the Xero app community. It is an inspiring event where we get the chance to learn not only what is in the pipeline for Xero, but we also get to hear from some amazing people about the landscape for small businesses and what we can and should be doing to support you.
The Chancellor's 2018 Autumn Budget contained some important announcements and confirmed a number of changes planned for the new tax year. Following this, we have put together a PDF which contains the latest tax and financial information, which we trust you will find useful. For more information on how the changes may affect you, please contact us.
Chancellor Philip Hammond has presented his first Spring Statement, with something of a Spring in his step. Responding to the latest economic forecasts from the Office for Budget Responsibility, Mr Hammond revealed that the economy is expected to grow at the faster rate of 1.5% in 2018 compared with the 1.4% forecast iin the Autumn Budget.