Our Digital Solutions team can assess how well your current accounting package works for your business needs and recommend cloud-based solutions to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of your accountancy package to reduce time spent on manual tasks and streamline your processes.
At MHA MacIntyre Hudson, we have partnered with major cloud software companies such as Xero, Intuit QuickBooks and Sage to provide our clients with a high quality, fully cloud based service and deliver a complete digital solution.
We are cloud accounting specialists and will make the transition to a digital accounting solution as straightforward as possible. With a nationwide reach and experts across all sectors, services and industries, we can help your business enter the digital world.
Our digital cloud accounting solutions can allow you to:
As you may know, the UK Government remains committed to roll out Making Tax Digital (MTD) in April 2019. This means that non-exempt businesses will have to keep digital accounting records and file information with HMRC quarterly.
Businesses need to ensure that their accounting records are “Digital” and, starting from April 2019, keep their VAT accounting records digitally. “Digital” excludes manual books and paper records.
Businesses will also be required to submit their VAT returns directly to HMRC in electronic format; it will no longer be possible to manually complete VAT returns on HMRC’s website. There are exemptions, but most businesses with turnover above £85,000 will need to start planning for Digital Tax today!
At MHA MacIntyre Hudson, we recommend our clients move onto cloud-based accounting systems to improve the quality, efficiency and accessibility of their financial information. An additional benefit is that many of our digital solutions are also MTD compliant, so from April 2019 you will also be able to file your VAT returns under the new system with minimal effort.
However, if you are on non-MTD compliant software, or if you wish to continue using spreadsheets to maintain your VAT accounting records, then we also provide an alternate digital solution. HMRC allow the use of bridging software to submit VAT returns electronically. This means that we can take an export from your current accounting system, or a copy of your spreadsheet records, and submit the relevant VAT return data direct to HMRC on your behalf using our in-house bridging software, keeping you MTD compliant.
Key steps you should take for MTD:
Contact a member of our team today, who will be able to review if your current system meets pending requirements.
From brand new systems to updating non-compliant systems, our expert team will guide you to the right solution for your business and help every step of the way to get you up and running.
We have helped many businesses make the change to digital accounting and our nationwide, multi-disciplinary team can find you the most cost-effective options for your business processes.
If you are interested in considering a cloud-based accountancy system, then we would be delighted to discuss this with you. Our Digital Solutions team will ensure that we implement an accounting solution that fulfils all your requirements.
Please contact us to discuss your cloud accounting needs and find out more about how we can assist you.
Will cloud-based software change the role of the traditional accountant?
The development of cloud accounting has changed the way businesses prepare accounts
When you move a client onto Xero there are a number of factors to consider from planning the migration through to customising Xero and training the client. By considering each step, you will ensure that Xero is set up correctly and is ready for your client to start using with confidence.
Rob joined MHA MacIntyre Hudson in 2006 on the school leaver programme, gaining his AAT qualification before becoming a qualified chartered accountant in 2010. His main area of expertise is in statutory audits and accounts although he also have extensive experience in leading due diligence and forensic accounting projects.
Rob has built up a good rapport with his clients and prides himself on maintaining long standing relationships. He has worked with many of his clients for several years.
Rob works closely with Steve Freeman and leads our motor audits acting for several dealers across the country.
In his spare time he enjoys playing golf and keeping fit.Get in touch with Robert Butler
Sarah’s strength lies in helping ambitious, owner-managers to reach their goals. Her clients not only benefit from the emphasis she puts on having the right management information upon which to base decisions but her ability to summarise their position and make timely and appropriate recommendations. With expertise gained in the Manufacturing sector, Sarah helps manufacturing businesses with all aspects of strategic and financial matters – guiding them through the complex issues that require the right decisions.
The commercial world plays a major role in Sarah’s life but being married to a farmer and living on a mixed farm, has afforded her the opportunity to understand and appreciate the agricultural sector at first hand. As head of the firm’s Agriculture & Rural Business sector, Sarah has brought her considerable personal agricultural knowledge to this sector, enabling her to develop an insight into farming & agricultural businesses not usually available to other accountancy professionals.
Sarah leads the Cloud Accounting Sector for the firm. With her dedicated Cloud team, Sarah advises clients on the best way forward using the various software packages and Apps available.Get in touch with Sarah Dodds
Jon is an audit director who joined MHA MacIntyre Hudson LLP in April 2017.
He joined MHA MacIntyre Hudson LLP having being with his previous firm for over 16 years he brings with him an excellent depth of knowledge as a result of working with various companies and organisations across various sectors which includes the charity / Not-for-profit, and education sectors as well as various commercial sectors including OMBs and UK subsidiaries of overseas parent companies, which gives him a rounded view of the economy and helps him understand his clients business.
Outside of work Jon regularly goes to the theatre and is an avid cyclist.Get in touch with Jon Higginbottom
Andrew joined MHA MacIntyre Hudson in April 2019 following the merger with Kent based accountancy practice Percy Gore & Co, where he had been a partner since 1990. Andrew has a has a diverse portfolio in the healthcare sector comprising a range of GP Practices, Locum GP’s, GP Federations, Dentists, Hospital Consultants and other healthcare professionals.
Andrew regularly lectures and runs seminars on Primary Care finance.
Outside of work, Andrew is actively involved with his local church and enjoys running and sailing.Get in touch with Andrew Leal
SilverLining UK very highly recommends MHA MacIntyre Hudson for all your company’s financial accounting needs.Our corporation has worked with MHA MacIntyre Hudson for the last 4 years. They are truly the best at what they do.They continually provide timely and excellent service and go ‘above and beyond' for their client. Their knowledge, communication skills and professional qualifications are of the highest quality and standards. SilverLining UK - Construction Sector
With MHA MacIntyre Hudson’s support, our business has been very successful since we started three years ago. Simon Burke - Dalbergia Group