PRESS RELEASE NO 97 – SALISBURY JOURNALQ - I have heard a lot lately about cloud based accounting. Is this something Ineed to be looking at?A -Definitely yes. Cloud based accounting software embraces the power of theinternet making access to your accounts quick and easy from anywhere with aninternet connection. It can help with managing business and personal finances.Xero, is a good example. It has all the day-to-day book keeping functions thesmaller business owner needs to run their business and provides a host of toolsto add value and help you run your business.In everything it does it focuses on keeping data entry and workflow as simpleand easy as possible. It allows daily automated bank feeds from your on-linebusiness bank account, can automate invoices, allow staff to post expense claimsand much more.It is intuitive as well. It learns regular transactions and makes suggestions onwhere it thinks an item should be posted. Management reports are also very easyto use.Because its internet based, it also makes it really easy for your accountant tohelp you with tricky transactions, without the need to create backups andimportantly without holding your working day up!For more information speak to your Accountant or have a chat with us atSalisbury Business Expo – 28th September – Free 1 to 1 demonstrations.Fawcetts are Xero Certified Partners. The author is a partner in FawcettsChartered Accountants, members of UK200Group with officesthroughout the UK and Associates overseas.