Making Tax Digital for accountants and bookkeepers

Explore our accounting and bookkeeper guides, articles, and webinars covering everything you need to know about Making Tax Digital (MTD) for VAT. From supporting your clients with MTD to choosing compatible MTD software, our resources will help you prepare for the next phase of Making Tax Digital.

Browse our small business MTD resources instead

Making Tax Digital for your practice

Browse our latest articles and guides to learn more about MTD for VAT.

Making Tax Digital for VAT in five easy steps

This guide provides a quick overview of how to get ready for MTD for VAT in five easy steps. 

From getting your firm up to speed to planning segmentation and client training, we have all the bases covered.

Learn more

MTD communications toolkit for your practice

We’ve built this toolkit to help you communicate MTD to your clients, so you can make sure they’re MTD-compliant with minimal fuss.

It contains everything you need to get your practice and clients ready for Making Tax Digital for VAT.

Learn more

A complete guide to MTD bridging software

Bridging software allows data to transfer through to HMRC from spreadsheets via a ‘digital link’.

We explore how bridging software compares to full MTD software, along with how to communicate the pitfalls to your clients.

Learn more

Making Tax Digital support for your clients

We’ve prepared some MTD resources for you to share directly with your clients.

Access bespoke consulting sessions with Xero Energise

Everything your clients need to know about MTD

We’ve created a Making Tax Digital ‘cheat sheet’ that you can share directly with your clients.

It covers everything they need to know about what MTD for VAT means in practice, including answers to their most common questions.

Learn more
Support for your practice from our digital accountancy experts

Tips to help businesses prepare for MTD for VAT

We share three tips to help UK small business owners prepare for MTD for VAT.

From working closely with you, to using the right digital tools and software, this guide will help ensure your clients are prepared for MTD.

Learn more
Webinar: Unlock practice efficiency with Xero

Exploring the obstacles to small business digitalisation

Small business owners face many challenges when moving towards digitalisation.

Xero’s Glen Foster explores how your clients can overcome these challenges in order to comply with Making Tax Digital for VAT.

Learn more

Making Tax Digital support tailored to your needs

Making Tax Digital resources to help your accounting practice thrive.

Access bespoke consulting sessions with Xero Energise

Access bespoke consulting sessions with Xero Energise

Covering everything from Making Tax Digital to client onboarding and change management, our consulting sessions will ensure your practice is set up for success.

Discover more
Support for your practice from our digital accountancy experts

Support for your practice from our digital accountancy experts

Xero Partner Consultants are qualified accounting experts that can help you get the most out of Xero. Access their expert advice and further resources here.

Explore our resources
Webinar: Unlock practice efficiency with Xero

The power of using Xero for accounts production and tax

Join us for a live 45-min webinar and see how using Xero Tax can benefit your practice. We’ll take you through a demo and you’ll see the powerful integration with bookkeeping, accounts and tax, and how it can improve practice efficiencies. 

Join the webinar

"We have kept our onboarding process very simple and focused on determining client needs, rather than a 'one size fits all' box-ticking exercise, which works really well for us. It's also an opportunity for us to learn about the client and their business, and at the same time provide transparency about our services by setting realistic and practical expectations."

Your Making Tax Digital questions answered:

Not a Xero partner? Join the partner programme today

Join over 100,000 accountants and bookkeepers using Xero in their practice. 

Get the tools and resources you need to succeed.

Become a Xero partner