Category: Accounting News

MTD is being delayed – Why?

The government has announced that the full implementation of Making Tax Digital will be delayed by 'at least' two years (until 2020), although quarterly VAT reporting using digital systems will be mandatory from 2019. The original timetable for the rollout...

/ 17th July 2017

Clear Books to sponsor the ICPA Practice Evolution Conference – Manchester

We are delighted to announce that Clear Books are sponsoring the upcoming ICPA Practice Evolution Conference taking place on 21 September 2017 at the Worsley Park Marriott Hotel & Country Club, Manchester. As a Clearbooks contact you are eligible to...

/ 14th July 2017

Clear Books at Accountex 2017

Clear Books will be attending Accountex 2017 this week. It presents a great opportunity for us to catch up with our partners (old and new) face to face. We will be attending the event on both days (10th and 11th May...

/ 8th May 2017

Bonkers! HMRC Say They Will Support Spreadsheets in MTD?

I applaud the sentiment behind the government’s Making Tax Digital (MTD) initiative i.e. to (belatedly) drag the UK into the online, integrated and digital age. However, its latest iteration of what MTD means has elements that are bonkers. One ridiculous...

/ 1st February 2017

Making Tax Digital (MTD) and what it means for your business

HMRC announced Making Tax Digital (MTD) initiative in the March 2015 Budget and has released on 15 August 2016, 6 consultation papers on various aspects of this proposal. The consultation period runs until 7 November 2016. Here is a quick summary...

/ 18th August 2016

Accounting Terms UK: Free Online Glossary & Definitions

As cloud accounting providers, we feel strongly about eliminating jargon and making accounting simple and accessible for everyone. In this spirit, we’ve compiled this handy guide to the most commonly used accounting terms for your reference. Glossary of Accounting Terms Jump...

/ 13th May 2015

Open Payroll and RTI

RTI (Real Time Information) is a method of reporting payroll information to HMRC that became compulsory for most employers in April 2013. As you may be aware, larger businesses using the PAYE scheme can now be charged RTI fines. Smaller...

/ 27th October 2014

Weekly events with Clear Books Pro… will you be attending?

For the month of June, Clear Books Pro is hosting free Open Days for accountants and bookkeepers every Thursday. These half day events are designed to give you a full understanding of our Partner plan and to learn how you...

/ 3rd June 2014

Clear Books Pro is gearing up for Accountex!

Accountex - Europe's largest annual accounting exhibition - hits ExCel in London on Thursday 15th May with over 3000 people expected to attend over the two day duration. Here at Clear Books Pro we have been eagerly preparing for this...

/ 13th May 2014

Clear Books accounting partner featured in ‘Economia’ magazine

We were delighted to see one of our key accounting partners, Roger Moore, mentioning Clear Books in the latest edition of ICAEW’s ‘Economia’ magazine. Roger, from Beaufort Chancery Chartered Accountants, is featured heavily in the article titled ‘Keep them Sweet’....

/ 9th May 2014