G+E to host two free interactive cloud accounting sessions on 28th November ahead of MTD deadline

The deadline for Making Tax Digital is fast approaching and our interactive cloud accounting sessions are designed to help guide you through it.  On November 28th we are running two interactive sessions for regional businesses looking for support and advice in their move to digital accounting.

Our afternoon session runs from 12.30 to 14.30 and our evening session runs from 17.30 to 19.30, with refreshments provided at both events.

Lead by Accounts and Audit Director, Jackie Senior, and James Fry, Business Services Manager, the sessions will also welcome Ellie Redfern from Xero, whilst the evening session sees Jonny Ross from Fleek Marketing join to discuss how Xero has changed his business.


Garbutt + Elliott  – Introduction

At Garbutt + Elliott we embrace using the latest technology, providing our clients with the very best service available to them. As Platinum Partners with Xero combined with working with Receipt Bank we are excited to be part of the movement towards making tax digital. This event has been created to help you better understand the transition from traditional to digital accounting and to offer you the opportunity to ask questions and seek advice.


Xero – Who are Xero and what is cloud accounting?

In simplistic terms, cloud-based accounting allows small businesses to be paid faster via means such as mobile invoicing, automatic reminders and online payments. It means that anyone can quite literally run their business from the palm of their hand. Xero is one of the fastest growing software as a service companies globally. In a nutshell, Xero helps you manage your business and increase efficiency.


Xero -Demonstration

Being able to access real time information in an easy to use format will keep business owners better connected to their finances and will allow for a better informed and speedier decision-making process.  In this demonstration you will be shown just how easy the software is to use and the advantages of working with Xero.


Receipt Bank – Demonstration

As one of the 600 plus add-ons available through Xero, Receipt Bank offer a user-friendly and intuitive interface. With a simple snap, businesses can instantly scan their receipts, which then go through a data extraction process via Receipt Bank. Receipt Bank is an excellent, hassle free way for clients to transform their paper documents directly into data in their accounting, via app or email, eradicating the need for manual data entry. In this demonstration you will discover, first hand, the benefits of Receipt bank.

There will be plenty of time throughout the session for questions, but if you have any before the session please let us know and we’ll be happy to help.