Simple, smart and easy to use

Our technology partnerships will automate your admin, saving you time and money

Our firm is run like a start-up. Our cloud-based tech reflects that. Easy to use, fast, reliable and smart software that will make it simpler to run your business, grow and make plans. We give you access to software that makes your life easier, eliminating laborious tasks and automating admin.

We’ll set you up with two cloud-based software packages that we use ourselves – Xero and Dext (previously Receipt Bank). We’ll customise the software for your business, train you in how to use it and provide technical support.

The software is easy to operate, connects your accounts directly to us, and gives you a live view of your financials.

With our help you are left free to concentrate on more important things ‒  increasing your profits and growing your business.

Xero:
Gold Partner

More than two million small businesses around the world use Xero’s online accounting software.

It has all the time-saving tools you need to grow your business, including importing bank transactions, sending invoice reminders and running payroll.

Xero automatically handles tasks so you can get your accounting done faster.

With Xero’s help, we take care of everything for you, so you can get on with what you’re good at.

Xero’s software is compatible with your smartphone and tablet devices, so you can access it from anywhere.

Dext:
(previously Receipt Bank)
Gold Partner

This software lets you capture, store and  track your business receipts, bills, invoices and bank statements. Expense more, pay less tax and fast-track your admin.

It makes claiming expenses simple – just take a snap of each receipt with the app and you’re done.

It reduces your paperwork. As soon as you’ve  logged your invoices and receipts, you can shred them.

And it keeps HMRC happy by creating a clear audit trail for your VAT and company accounts. It’s fully integrated with Xero.

You can add your entire team to Dext at no additional cost.

Starling Bank

The UK’s first mobile bank with 24/7 support and no monthly fee.

We are one of the first accounting partners for Starling Bank, an online bank that integrates directly into Xero.

The bank’s features include:  

  • No monthly account fees
  • Apply for a business account in minutes through the app
  • 24/7 UK customer support
  • Real-time payment alerts to help you track spending
  • FSCS protection. Starling Bank are a fully registered bank and eligible customers are protected up to £85,000
  • Use the Current Account Switch Service (CASS) to make Starling your main business bank in just seven working days

Clients who’ve found Accounting Zen

Tyk Technologies

We began working with Tyk Technologies in 2015 just after it had begun trading. The London-headquartered software company makes a free open-source API Gateway, which is used by thousands of organisations, including some of the world’s biggest brands and smartest start-ups. It was a small company but with big ambitions. It moved from bedroom start-up to VC-funded scaleup within about four years, raising £4m in a Series A from MMC Ventures. Tyk, which has offices in Singapore and Atlanta, now has a team of over 60 people. It’s one of the UK’s fastest growing “scale-ups”.

(Alumni) Cubitts

Founded in in 2013 from the kitchen table of a flat on Cubitt Street in London’s King’s Cross, Cubitts eyewear combines traditional methods with modern technology. The business, which provides glasses from £125 including free worldwide delivery, has grown fast thanks to its stylish frames and slick online-based sales model, including trying on glasses “virtually”. It now has 11 stores and about 70 employees.

Hit the ground running

Speak to Tasnim, our Founder Director

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