What an amazing two days we had at QuickBooks Connect. It was inspiring to be around so many of you Accountants, App partners and Small Business/Self-employed customers for the action-packed two-day event held at the fantastic (and very sunny) Old-Billingsgate venue.
The weather wasn't the only thing hotting up as QuickBooks Head of Product Europe, Shaun Shirazian showed how both accounting professionals and small businesses can use QuickBooks, now, to file in compliance with the biggest tax compliance change in a generation; HMRC’s Making Tax Digital for VAT. range of product innovations to help accounting professionals and small business put digital at the hear of finances. We've also launched a MTD hotline, which can be reached at 0808 168 4238, 9-5 Monday to Friday.
In solving for MTD, QuickBooks developed tools to help accounting professionals and small businesses save time in the VAT work flow:
SmartCheck - Unique to QuickBooks, it helps accounting professionals and small businesses save time by identifying common mistakes as small businesses submit their VAT return.
Smart Notifications - Which launches soon, is a system that notifies accounting professionals when their clients need to file for VAT, pulling in due dates and automatically creating tasks in Practice Management. Both tools are included in the QuickBooks Online subscription.
QuickBooks Product Innovations for Accounting Professionals:
Announced today are a host of product updates designed to help accountants put digital at the heart of their, and their clients’ finances.
QuickBooks Product Innovations for Small Businesses and Self-Employed:
Also announced are a number of innovations that will be coming soon to help Small Businesses and the Self-Employed put digital at the heart of their finances.
What are your thoughts about the latest announcements from QuickBooks Connect? Was there a particular highlight you had at the event?
Hi @NickGH , thanks for your comment.
Were you in attendance at QuickBooks Connect this year?
Our Banking team understand the importance of connecting with as many/all banks so that we can provide a seamless service. I would like to reassure you that we'll continue to use feedback like yours to aid our Banking team to build key, emerging banks into their road-map.
Just wondering when the bank statement import feature will be available for QuickBooks Online UK? Thanks, Sarah
Thanks for reaching out to the Community.
We have reached out to our product developers and we do not have a timescale at the moment.However we will be adding it into our new features section as soon as we do.