Xero add Xero Search
Editor | 9 December 2015
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Xero have added Xero Search to their offering.
What this means is that from any screen from within your Xero app you can search your contacts and your historical transactions to find an item. One search box does all.

Benefit from Tax Relief on Contractor Expenses

If you are a contractor or freelancer then you have probably read various doom and gloom reports on how the Government is clamping down on the various tax reliefs you can currently legitimately receive.
There have also been consistent rumours for years that IR35 will be replaced and it will be almost impossible for contractors to work through their own limited company and benefits from the tax incentives this currently offers.
From next April there is also the new Dividend tax.

Xero Launch updated itunes app
Editor | 26 November 2015
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Xero have updated their apple itunes app to now incorporate Apple Watches. Previously the app only supported iphones and ipads.

Tax Relief - Professional Subscriptions
Editor | 18 November 2015
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HMRC have issued an up to date list of professional organisations which if you pay an annual membership for you can claim tax relief on.
The subscription has to be required as part of your job or are helpful for your work.
The complete list is available at:

Xero Improve your Cashflow with Invoice Reminders
Editor | 13 November 2015
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A new feature from Xero Accounting Software has been released to help small businesses manage and improve their cashflow.
One of the most important aspects of running your own business and maximising your cash position is to collect money owed from your sales invoices as soon as you can. To help this process Xero has launched “Invoice Reminders”.

Cloud Accountant gain Xero Silver Partner Status
Editor | 4 December 2015
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Cloud Accountant the Cloud Accounting specialist accountancy firm are pleased to announce that we have now gained Xero Silver Partner Status.

Black Friday Contractor Limited Company Offer. 1 Month Free

If you are a contractor feeling down after the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement then Cloud Accountant hope to cheer you up with their Black Friday offer of One Month Free!

On Wednesday the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement said they’d be restricting tax relief from 6th April 2016 for contractors in respect of Travel and Subsistence Expenses. Good news is if you operate through a limited company this doesn’t apply to you if you are also outside the scope of IR35.

Countdown to Christmas made special for local children

Cloudaccountant.co.uk staff, family and friends joined together to make the countdown to Christmas extra special for hundreds of local children in deprived circumstances.
Cloudaccountant.co.uk, based in Wilmslow, have donated over 320 chocolate advent calendars to Silklife Foodbank to distribute to support local children in need. Families using the foodbank cannot otherwise give their children a treat many other children take for granted.

Xero help boost Profit & Cashflow with Billable Expenses
Editor | 16 November 2015
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An important aspect of sales invoicing is ensuring that you recharge to your client all expenses that you are entitled for reimbursement.
Making this easy to manage is a simple way to boost your profit and cash position.
Billable expenses from Xero helps you manage this and maximise your profit.

Cloud Accounting for Retailers

If you are a retailer and looking for a modern & fresh accountancy service.
Want to save you time & money doing your accounts & tax.
Cloud Accountant can help.
Cloud Accountant specialise in providing accountancy support to retailers.
Do you operate a traditional shop, an online website or trade on ebay or Amazon?