Newest product information — October 2022

We’ve launched various new options over the previous month, with a deal with serving to you handle your compliance wants. This contains new earnings classes in Xero Payroll to assist Single Contact Payroll (STP) Part 2 in Australia, in addition to the launch of doc packs within the UK to assist advisors simply collate paperwork and get them electronically signed by shoppers.

In case you’re a Xero accomplice, don’t overlook to register for our upcoming quarterly product replace, the place our schooling workforce will stroll you thru a demo of all the newest releases, so you possibly can preserve your advisor certification.

New options

Deliver saved layouts throughout to new studies — International

We’ve made various enhancements to new studies in Xero over the previous month. Don’t overlook, we’re retiring the older variations of our studies in Xero, so that you’ll want to start out shifting your work throughout to the brand new variations. You received’t be capable to use the older variations of our studies from 31 July 2023.

  • We’ve launched a brand new instrument that can assist you deliver saved layouts (row settings solely) in Revenue and Loss and Stability Sheet studies throughout to the brand new variations. Merely click on on the hyperlink within the banner on the high of the report, or use the information and tips panel. This instrument will not be out there for read-only or cashbook customers.
  • We’ve added a brand new characteristic to the format editor, so you possibly can arrange grouping guidelines based mostly on account codes. This implies any new account that matches the foundations standards might be routinely proven in the suitable part of the report. This characteristic is on the market in all studies with entry to the format editor.
  • After a profitable pilot including a chart within the Bills by Contact report, we’ve now added this chart to the Revenue by Contact report for all clients globally.

Higher monitor your efficiency in Xero Analytics — International

We’ve made various updates to Xero Analytics and Xero Analytics Plus, which assist you analyse traits and get a deeper understanding of how your online business is performing.

  • In Australia, you’ll quickly be capable to see your BAS and PAYG inside short-term money movement in Xero Analytics Plus, and drill down from there into the exercise assertion
  • We’ve refreshed the look of the profitability part in enterprise snapshot, to raised align the tiles and enhance accessibility
  • We’ve added new gross revenue margin and internet revenue margin tiles to the enterprise snapshot dashboard, and up to date some wording to be in step with different tiles

Handle POs and contacts within the Xero Accounting app — International

Now you can create new buy orders and edit present buy orders within the Xero Accounting app. This characteristic is new to iOS and was already out there for Android customers. It should assist you handle the acquisition course of on the go, somewhat than ready till you’re again within the workplace.

We’ve additionally up to date the contact listing within the Xero Accounting app, so you possibly can simply filter and type between clients and suppliers. This can assist you discover related contacts rapidly, so you possibly can full duties and keep on high of your relationships.

Perceive your doc packs utilization — International

The brand new doc packs chart in Xero HQ helps you perceive your month-to-month transaction utilization over the previous 12 months, so you possibly can work out which Xero Signal bundle most accurately fits the wants of your accounting or bookkeeping apply at any time.

See how we’re ‘Constructing on Lovely’ — International

As a part of our dedication to ‘Constructing on Lovely’ — which is about repeatedly upgrading our know-how to construct new options quicker, giving our platform a constant feel and look, and ensuring we preserve accessibility high of thoughts — we’re making some adjustments in Xero:

  • Final yr, we up to date the ‘import’ web page in payments. Subsequent on our listing is ‘Payments to pay’. There are a selection of adjustments you possibly can count on to see on this web page within the months forward, together with a brand new design, up to date filters, a compact view toggle, and extra.
  • You’ll discover enhancements to the quotes desk within the weeks forward, together with the power to customize columns displayed, apply complete quantity reductions, see inventory available, tab by means of the desk rapidly, and extra.

Filter transactions in Xero Tasks – International

Because of buyer suggestions, we’ve made enhancements to the Tasks Abstract report in Xero Tasks, which supplies you a primary abstract of your challenge financials. Within the weeks forward, you’ll be capable to filter transactions by accrual date, and use the brand new uninvoiced quantity column that can assist you keep on high of your challenge money movement.

Use new earnings classes in Xero Payroll — Australia

As a part of Single Contact Payroll (STP) Part 2, you will want to report gross figures for every earnings kind as separate, itemised quantities. We’ve up to date the earnings classes in Xero Payroll to assist STP Part 2 and created a helpful pay merchandise transition instrument that can assist you full this process.

Map your gross sales tax charges in Xero — Canada

Since increasing our protection to assist all federal and provincial gross sales tax return studies, we’ve been targeted on bettering your expertise to make the method simpler and extra environment friendly. As a part of this, we’ve made the next updates in our gross sales tax studies:

  • added banners and notifications that allow you to know when there are tax charges which have to be mapped in your return, with hyperlinks to these charges
  • made adjustments to the audit report, so transactions related to unmapped tax charges are grouped for simple identification
  • modified the tax charges web page so tax charges that want consideration are grouped individually, with any exports noting if there have been tax charges needing consideration on the time of export

View US dates in new invoicing — US

We all know it’s complicated when your dates are displayed as DD/MM/YYYY as a substitute of MM/DD/YYYY. That’s why we’ve up to date the ‘edit’ and ‘view’ pages in new invoicing to mirror the usual US date format. This contains ‘comfort dates’ in each the bill and due date dropdown menus.

Take pleasure in Xero financial institution feeds with Allied Irish Financial institution — UK

Since Brexit, our Monetary Conduct Authority licence within the UK may not be ‘passported’ to different EU international locations, and we have been compelled to show off our financial institution feeds in Eire. We’ve just lately been accepted as an Account Data Providers Supplier within the EU and as such, have resumed financial institution feeds for Irish clients — beginning with Allied Irish Financial institution. Our feed for Financial institution of Eire will comply with quickly.

Collate, ship and signal paperwork in Xero — UK

Doc packs will go reside within the UK on 4 October 2022. This safe e-signing answer permits shoppers to simply view, obtain, electronically signal and return paperwork to their accountant or bookkeeper — all inside Xero. It integrates seamlessly with Xero Tax, which implies you possibly can share accounts and tax returns for firms and people immediately along with your shoppers for overview and signature.

Securely retailer Authorities gateway IDs for private tax — UK

When utilizing Xero Tax for private tax, advisors can now simply retailer and use authorities gateway ID data. This implies apply employees not should manually key within the data each time when submitting tax returns, or share gateway passwords among the many workforce. Now you can securely retailer a number of gateway IDs and preserve these data, in addition to simply toggle between particulars when submitting a tax return.