100% Xero

Chris Reid‘s practice first dipped its toes in the world of online accounting a while back when instead of following their default route of advocating Sage, he managed to persuade his staff and a small group his clients to try out Xero.

Last month Chris informed Sage that he would not be renewing his Sage Accountant Partner programme membership next March, and his team is now finishing off the process of flipping all his clients across to Xero.

Chris is a smart accountant running a forward looking, progressive practice. As well as gaining the efficiencies of servicing all his clients online, he’s also seen a significant uptick in new client enquiries since he modified his Xero Partner Directory entry to reflect his practice’s now total focus on Xero.

Smart indeed.

One Comment

Paul Meissner
September 9, 2010 at 8:53 pm

It’s great to see Accountants un-plugging from traditional desktop software and opening their minds to working in the cloud. As an 100% Xero firm as well, we have found the speed, efficiency and level of service we can offer our clients with Xero to be far better than any traditional accounting firm and client facing software.

Well done Chris and all the best for your practice.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

10 ways to modernize accounting in 2015

We’ve wrapped another successful Xerocon. The overriding theme, in addition to exciting partnership and product updates, has been what it takes to go “beyond accounting.” To go beyond is to strive to take full advantage of the tools now available and using them to streamline business practices across the board. In the closing keynote, Amy ...

Australia 2015 tax return forms now available

We’re giving accounting firms using Xero Tax or Xero Practice Manager a clear head start on the 2015 tax season. From today, partners using our online tax solution can start the 2015 income tax returns on behalf of their clients. All the 2015 tax return forms – individual, partnership, company, trust and SMSF – are ...