BASDA Announces the Launch of an Exciting New Initiative to Help Make Making Tax Digital a Success

BASDA announces its new Making Tax Digital (“MTD”) initiative and the launch of an online MTD forum where developers can collaborate to help ensure the introduction of MTD is a success.

MTD is an ambitious UK government initiative to transform the tax system to make it fit for the digital age and ensure taxes are collected correctly. The Exchequer is losing over £8 billion a year due to avoidable taxpayer mistakes, according to HMRC’s tax gap figures from 2014-2015. In the same financial year over £3.5 billion of revenue was lost due to errors in VAT returns.

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Who’s Who of the Accountancy World Prepare to Visit Accountex 2018

Accountex – the UK’s biggest and busiest accountancy exhibition and conference, is set to welcome over 7,000 attendees to ExCeL London on 23-24 May.

Many of the country’s top accountants, finance directors, accounts managers, tax professionals, heads of IT, bookkeepers, and sole practitioners (working in practice, industry, and the public sector) will be packing the aisles, checking out the latest products, tools, solutions, insights, and innovations on offer from an unprecedented 228 exhibiting companies (the show sold out last month).

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ClickTick Digital Ltd share the Benefits of joining BASDA – March Member Of The Month 2018

In conversation with Christopher Wales, Director

Tell us about ClickTick Digital

ClickTick Digital Ltd was founded to provide Accountants and Bookkeepers with a software resource that is designed and built to solve problems that Accountants and Bookkeepers in Practice suffer, incurring time and cost losses during the Client Onboarding Process but also, to assist and grow their understanding, interpretation and importance of a Letter of Engagement for their practice.

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Register Now for Free Admission to Accountex 2018

See what a difference just two days can make to the success of your business this year..

Accountex is returning to ExCeL, London for what promises to be an unmissable event for anyone in the accounting sphere. On 23-24 May 2018, it is anticipated that over 7,000 accounting and finance professionals will come together for the largest, dedicated annual event of its type in the UK and this is your chance to attend for free.

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Accountex visitor registration off to a flying start

16 theatres, 150 expert speakers, over 180 CPD-accredited Keynotes, seminars and workshops and 200 exhibitors – that’s the compelling line-up that awaits the 7,000+ attendees preparing to visit Accountex 2018 – the UK’s flagship event for the accountancy and finance profession.

Back at ExCeL London on 23-24 May, the 2018 event will be its biggest yet.  Reflecting the show’s enormous breadth of appeal, in the past few weeks (since online registrations officially opened) over 2,400 accountants, finance directors, accounts managers, tax professionals, heads of IT, bookkeepers, and sole practitioners (working in practice, industry, and the public sector) have already added their names to the visitor list.

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BASDA announce the launch of their Selecting Business Software Guide – a great aid for companies in deciding to buy business software

The Business Application Software Developers Association (“BASDA”) today (Monday, 5th March) announce the launch of their new Selecting Business Software Guide.

This extensive 24 page Selecting Business Software Guide provides objective direction and guidance for business software buyers giving them practical advice and steps on how to effectively choose the right software to meet their business requirements.

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Xledger UK shares the Benefits of joining BASDA – February Member Of The Month 2018

Tell us about Xledger UK

My name is Jo Sutton. I am the Operations Director at Xledger, a next generation Cloud ERP system of choice for over 9,000 customers in more than 60 countries worldwide, with offices in Colorado, Oslo, Stockholm and Bristol, UK. Xledger is a true multi-tenant cloud ERP solution, which means that all of our customers are on the same version of the system. This means economies of scale for us and simplicity and cost savings for our customers. It also means that we can deliver significant benefits as an ERP solution. We concentrate on automation, insight and scalability.

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