BDO become first completely making VAT Digital certified Xero partner in South Africa
25 November 2021
BDODrive were the very first Xero™ Platinum accounting partner in South Africa, and have been pioneers in cloud accounting since the beginning.
Dedicated to helping SMEs digitise, streamline and improve their overall financial health by pairing industry-leading technology with strategic advisory, the team now tare taking steps to ensure they can support customers as the tax system continues to digitise. A significant number of our team – 70 across South Africa in total – have just completed Xero’s new Making VAT Digital (MVD) certification. This makes us the first Xero partner to become fully MVD certified.
Xero’s MVD certification is part of their mission to support accountants with training in the latest technology. It helps firms to make better use of new end-to-end digital tax technology, like their suite of cloud tools that enable businesses to seamlessly create, store and directly eFile VAT returns to SARS. This includes other connected tools like banks feeds and Hubdoc receipt capture that all work together to make tax season easier.