Making Tax Digital

Our cloud-based bookkeeping software is fully prepared for Making Tax Digital, helping to ease the online tax transition for all small businesses, accountants, and bookkeepers in the UK.

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What is Making Tax Digital all about?

The UK government wants to transform the tax system by moving it online, making it more accessible and easier to get right.

Making Tax Digital (MTD) is rolling out in stages, so the requirement to keep records digitally and report tax online every quarter using special MTD software (like Pandle!) will gradually extend to affect other types of taxpayer.

What is Making Tax Digital All About?

What is Making Tax Digital for VAT?

MTD for VAT is the first round of changes in the MTD initiative.

It means that from 1st April 2019 onwards any VAT registered businesses, with a turnover over £85,000 per year, have to keep digital bookkeeping records and submit their VAT returns online using HMRC recognised software…like Pandle!

What is Making Tax Digital for VAT?

Making Tax Digital is still being rolled out and new information is periodically being released. As new announcements are released, we’ll be keeping you updated with all the latest MTD developments right here.

1st April 2022

VAT

Making Tax Digital (MTD) has already started for VAT registered businesses with a turnover over £85k. It becomes compulsory for all VAT registered businesses starting from the first VAT period after 1st April 2022.

6th April 2023

Income Tax

Landlords and taxpayers whose self-employed income is more than £10,000 a year will start using MTD for income tax from 6th April 2023. If you want to volunteer to start following Making Tax Digital rules for Income Tax earlier, you can.

Scheduled for 2026

Corporation Tax

Making Tax Digital is still in the consultation stage for limited companies who pay Corporation Tax, with a launch date expected for some point in 2026.

Preparing your small business for Making Tax Digital with Pandle

So how do you get your small business prepared for Making Tax Digital? HMRC have set up a simple registration process to get you started. You will then to authorise your HMRC-recognised bookkeeping software to submit your returns - easy peasy.

Sign up for MTD with HMRC

Authorise Pandle to use your account

Submit your MTD compliant VAT Return

Preparing your small business for MTD

All your records in one place

However you choose to keep your digital records. you can easily upload them into Pandle with data imports and banking feeds that help to automate your bookkeeping.

HMRC Compliant software

Make sure you and your clients are always Making Tax Digital (MTD) compliant by submitting your automatically generated VAT returns directly to HMRC.

Reduce VAT errors

To help your VAT submission go smoothly, Pandle has a whole host of error reduction and validation tools. Less errors means less corrections to make and time saved for you.

Backing businesses of all shapes and sizes

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Preparing your accountancy practice for Making Tax Digital

How can Pandle help to prepare your accountancy practice for Making Tax Digital? Sign up for your free Pandle partner account today to get started for simple error-reducing bookkeeping with HMRC-recognised software.

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Manage all of your clients from your free partner account

Submit their VAT returns directly to HMRC with Pandle

All your records in one place

However you choose to keep your digital records. you can easily upload them into Pandle with data imports and banking feeds that help to automate your bookkeeping.

HMRC Compliant software

Make sure you and your clients are always Making Tax Digital (MTD) compliant by submitting your automatically generated VAT returns directly to HMRC.

Reduce VAT errors

To help your VAT submission go smoothly, Pandle has a whole host of error reduction and validation tools. Less errors means less corrections to make and time saved for you.

Frequently Asked Questions - Making Tax Digital

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You will need to sign up for Making Tax Digital with HMRC. They have a very simple registration process that you can begin here.

Once you have signed up, you will need to sign in to your HMRC-recognised bookkeeping software (like Pandle) and authorise them to use your account.

You will then be able to submit your MTD VAT return.

Our software is designed to be intuitive and easy to use, which is particularly important for those of you who are a bit anxious or hesitant to go digital – our simple approach to bookkeeping makes the learning curve much easier.

As a Pandle user, you have access to live chat support from trained bookkeepers that can help to guide you through the process of connecting your MTD account to Pandle.

Our refreshingly simple bookkeeping software is fully prepared for Making Tax Digital, helping to ease the transition for all small businesses, accountants and bookkeepers in the UK.

Sign up for your free Pandle partner account today to get started for simple error-reducing bookkeeping with HMRC-recognised software.

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