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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 OnlineQuickBooks Desktop
Standard VAT threshold above £85k, quarterly and monthly filers, accrual and cash YesYes
Standard VAT threshold below £85k, quarterly and monthly filers, accrual and cash YesYes
Flat Rate VAT accrual and cash (not available through QuickBooks Bridging software)YesYes
Annual VATNoNo
Non-GBP QuickBooks companies NoNo
Agricultural flat rate schemeNoNo
VAT retail schemes and margin schemesNoNo
Bespoke VAT retail schemesNoNo
Point of sale retail schemeNoNo
VAT retail apportionment schemeNoNo
Direct calculation retail schemesNoYes
Tour operations margin schemeNoNo
The margin and global accounting schemeNoNo
The margin scheme on second-hand cars and other vehiclesNoNo
Auctioneers' schemeNoNo
Domestic reverse charge procedureNoNo
Capital goods schemeNoNo
Personal exports schemeNoNo
Funded pension schemesNoNo

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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