“The digital future is already here. It’s way past time to fully adopt the cloud”

Posted on June 28, 2022Categories Advisors, Compliance

Once upon a time the cloud was new and strange, and you could exceed in business without paying it any mind. That time has long since passed. With the onset of the pandemic, and changed work patterns, it’s not surprising that the uptake of cloud computing has surged both nationally and around the globe. Figures from 2022 suggest 94% of all enterprises worldwide already use a cloud service, and the market is expected to reach $623.3 billion by 2023. “With … Continue reading ““The digital future is already here. It’s way past time to fully adopt the cloud””

A few easy ways to support charities in your business (and get a tax benefit too)

Posted on June 28, 2022Categories Small business, Tips

Embracing charity in your business is not only an altruistic endeavour, which benefits society, there are also tax incentives in doing so. In such a win/win scenario, it’s hard to conjure a reason why you wouldn’t be wanting to give back to worthy causes in whatever capacity you can. But it’s wise to give serious thought to who you want to support – and before you commit to assisting, be sure your chosen charity is as reputable as possible. Find … Continue reading “A few easy ways to support charities in your business (and get a tax benefit too)”

What’s next for Xero’s STP Phase 2 roll out

Posted on June 28, 2022Categories Advisors, Bookkeepers, Small business

Changes are on the horizon for Single Touch Payroll (STP) Phase 2, the next stage of the STP journey. This will see Australian businesses build on their existing reporting to share more information each pay cycle. To help you make the transition, Xero is rolling out these changes in three stages ahead of our deferral deadline later this year, with the majority of updates available from August. We previously shared a broad overview of this rollout. Now, as we get … Continue reading “What’s next for Xero’s STP Phase 2 roll out”

The countdown is on to Xerocon Sydney 2022!

Posted on June 28, 2022Categories Advisors, Bookkeepers, Xero news

Since the pandemic’s arrival, advisors have carried the weight of small business survival on their shoulders. But now, we’re entering a new chapter in our nation’s pandemic journey. Although challenges lie ahead, opportunities for growth, innovation and human connection are all within reach. This is why, after a two-year hiatus, we couldn’t be more excited to enter this new era with a celebration. That’s right, Xerocon is back for 2022!  Dubbed the ‘Coachella for accountants’ or the ‘Burning Man for … Continue reading “The countdown is on to Xerocon Sydney 2022!”