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Xero's MTD for VAT solution is live
The solution ensures you and your clients are fully compliant with the HMRC rule.
Frequently asked questions
Our FAQs tackle all your scary questions about MTD for VAT.
Xero's MTD bridging software is live
Xero’s bridging software feature is available in all Xero plans that support VAT.
Webinars for Accountants and Bookkeepers
Hear from our MTD product experts who will walk you through our new VAT process.
MTD training with Xero
Get up to speed on MTD and earn the new MTD Ready badge, giving your clients peace of mind.
Moving clients to MTD compatible software?
Easily convert data to Xero from select Sage and Quickbooks desktop and online products. It's on us.
What’s in it for accountants and bookkeepers?
Making Tax Digital (MTD) will transform HMRC into one of the world’s most advanced and efficient tax administrations. As an accountant or bookkeeper, you can grow your business by ensuring your practice is MTD ready and preparing your clients. Other benefits include:
Reducing errors in client VAT returns by keeping accurate digital records
Helping your existing clients to meet their new MTD for VAT obligations
Providing a more proactive service with access to live client data
Your no. 1 destination for MTD-compatible software
Xero is Britain’s leading online accounting software, and more than 1.5 million subscribers around the world use Xero to save time and get paid faster. With Xero, data is securely stored in the cloud. Clients also benefit from the ability to:
Manage accounts from anywhere, on any device
Invoice customers on the go, then pay bills and staff with ease
Rely on fast feeds directly from the UK’s leading banks and fintechs
Manage accounts using 700+ connected apps
Add unlimited users for free with no hidden fees
Not yet a partner? Xero helps practices to thrive
Submit online VAT returns
Xero makes it easy to submit VAT returns online – with simple, accurate tracking.
Run your practice from one place
Xero HQ gives you the tools you need to get your processes humming, all in one place.
Solutions for clients of all sizes
Move your smallest clients off spreadsheets and onto Xero with Ledger and Cashbook.