Small Business & Start-up advice

Many small businesses over time acquire different types of cloud-based systems such as CRM, inventory, time management, epos and payment gateways to name a few. These software applications are normally acquired to do a specific function for the business and to help automate specific functions to save time. However, small businesses struggle to integrate all […]

Read More

Xero is an award winning and leading online accounting software is designed to make small business easier. Being a Cloud based solution and continuing to grow, they are constantly introducing enhancements and improvements to the software as discussed in this article. Recently released updates (detail description discussed below) Search enhancements to Find & recode Private […]

Read More

Many small businesses using Xero probably are unaware of a useful third party app called Webexpenses – a cloud based application which automates the employee expense reimbursement process and also integrates with Xero. The employee expense reimbursement can be a painful process for many businesses. For employees who are claiming reimbursement of their expenses, this […]

Read More

An Accounting Benchmarking Survey completed in 2018 by GoCardless provides some key insights and information on what other features small businesses can benefit from when maximising their Xero ecosystem. GoCardless surveyed 297 Accounting firms in the UK to understand the impact of cloud technology and their top 5 findings were as follows: Xero was the […]

Read More
Accounting Companies in Dubai

What Small business owners want from their accountant has evolved over time. Modern business owners want someone who does more than just their tax returns and bookkeeping. They want a long-term strategic partner with someone who can act as their trusted adviser – and that’s easier to achieve when you present a personal, open and human […]

Read More

The UAE Council of Ministers has adopted Cabinet Decision No.39 of 2017 on Fees for Services Provided by the Federal Tax Authority (FTA) and Cabinet Resolution No.40 of 2017 on Administrative Penalties for Violations of Tax Laws in the UAE. Registration fees Tax registration services and the issuance of an electronic tax registration certificate will […]

Read More

The GCC VAT framework agreement was released on the 3rd May 2017. This is a 33 page document which outlines the outcomes from the resolution of the GGC supreme Council meeting which took place on the 9th – 10th December 2015 for the introduction of VAT in the GCC. The framework is not a document […]

Read More

When looking for a time efficient solution to enter receipts and expenses there are two stand out Xero third party applications which can help you get a handle on this. They are called Auto Entry and Receipt Bank. Both companies effectively provide the same solution using OCR (Optical Character Recognition technology) and both are rated […]

Read More

In August 2018, Hubdoc was acquired by Xero for $94m, being the largest ever deal conducted by Xero. So what is Hubdoc? Hubdoc is a leading Canadian based, data capture solution which helps accountants, bookkeepers, and small businesses streamline administrative tasks such as financial document collection and data entry. Hubdoc has also been a partner […]

Read More

Do you have multiple business such as a chain of restaurants or multiple office locations in Xero but want a consolidated report and forecasting tool? We discuss the three leading companies (Futril, Fathom and Spotlight) who can provide cost-effective solutions without the need to use Excel. These solutions are able to integrate seamlessly with multiple […]

Read More

When running an e-commerce business, the first priority is usually product fit and marketing and the last being accounting and bookkeeping. However, if profitability and cashflow is not tracked from the onset – this can harm your business. Here we discuss how you can connect your Shopify store to Xero to make Accounting seamless. Shopify […]

Read More
Xero Accounting

Many small businesses in Dubai whom are using Xero may not be aware of the software add-on called WorkflowMax, a powerful end-to-end job management software. Its features to name a few include project tracking, timesheets, reporting, invoicing and job monitoring and is ideal for small and medium businesses across different service industries. WorkflowMax is ideal […]

Read More