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Supported Features for Making Tax Digital (MTD) in QuickBooks Online and Desktop

Here's a table of the features that will be supported for MTD in QuickBooks Online and Desktop.

QuickBooks Online QuickBooks Desktop
Standard VAT threshold above £85k, quarterly and monthly filers, accrual and cash  Yes Yes
Standard VAT threshold below £85k, quarterly and monthly filers, accrual and cash  Yes Yes
Flat Rate VAT accrual and cash (not available through QuickBooks Bridging software) Yes Yes
Annual VAT No No
Non-GBP QuickBooks companies  No No
Agricultural flat rate scheme No No
VAT retail schemes and margin schemes No No
Bespoke VAT retail schemes No No
Point of sale retail scheme No No
VAT retail apportionment scheme No No
Direct calculation retail schemes No Yes
Tour operations margin scheme No No
The margin and global accounting scheme No No
The margin scheme on second-hand cars and other vehicles No No
Auctioneers' scheme No No
Domestic reverse charge procedure No No
Capital goods scheme No No
Personal exports scheme No No
Funded pension schemes No No

For any VAT schemes that cannot be submitted through QuickBooks, you can choose to use our QuickBooks Bridging solution.


*QuickBooks MTD software currently supports Standard, Cash and Flat Rate schemes. QuickBooks Bridging Software supports Standard and Cash schemes. Annual submissions are not currently supported but will be coming soon. Businesses whose home currency is not GBP are currently not supported for MTD.

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