Manage VAT directly in Xero

Xero VAT is here. Easily manage your clients' VAT online and effortlessly stay on top of their tax obligations.

What is Xero VAT?

100% in the cloud, Xero VAT provides you with one simple workflow. Xero VAT gives you and your clients greater control and visibility of their VAT with the assurance of being compliant.


Key features


Let Xero do the heavy lifting

Generate VAT returns for specific filing periods with VAT field calculations summarised just like the VAT 201.


Have confidence in your numbers

View a list of transactions within each VAT return fieldline, or search for specific transactions.


Manage VAT as you go in Xero

Save drafts or finalize VAT returns across multiple tax periods.


Track prior period adjustments

Easily account for added, deleted, or edited transactions dated in VAT returns.

Resources to get you started today

Get the latest updates and tools to help you and your clients with VAT.

FAQ about Xero VAT

Gain a greater understanding of Xero VAT and what it means for you with these FAQs – and our answers.

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Move clients to Xero

Move clients to Xero from Sage and Quickbooks desktop and online products using Cloudconvert today – it's easy and it's free.

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Webinar: Get VAT Ready

This webinar explains Xero's new VAT features and how they will benefit you and your clients.

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New to Xero?

To start benefiting from everything Xero VAT has to offer, get in touch about becoming a partner. Available for accountants and bookkeepers in practice.

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