If you’re in the UK construction industry, using the Construction Industry Scheme (CIS), Xero can help reduce the administrative burden and paperwork. 

We’ve just made some improvements, which mean you can now:

  • Run a CIS audit report for ease of checking and greater insight into monthly return numbers
  • Verify subcontractors from within Xero
  • Calculate CIS deductions automatically when sending invoices using the Xero accounting app and desktop

Run a CIS audit report

The new CIS audit report lets you quickly see how the figures in your monthly return are made up. This enables you to feel confident that you’re submitting accurate numbers to HMRC each month.  It also helps you know the impact that CIS is having on your business. 

Here’s how to view the report and see a breakdown of all the transactions in the monthly return. Then you can click through from any transaction to view the related

If you’re an accountant or bookkeeper who’s been considering a switch to Xero Tax, there’s never been a better time to make the move. Our Partner Consulting team now offers four packages that make the transition to Xero Tax seamless and economical. And with this EOFY shaping up to be one of the busiest in years, having the best tax tools available can make a big difference. 

Xero Tax, like all Xero products, is cloud based. That means you can lodge returns and reports from anywhere, with no need to ever install or upgrade your software.

“We needed an integrated, true cloud solution that was broadly supported and offered a wide choice of integrations,” says accountant Adam Ramage of Geelong-based Canny Group, which recently made the switch to Xero Tax. “The support of our Xero account manager and other team members provided a high level of comfort that