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What’s new and Improved in Sage 50cloud Accounts v27

It is that time of year again where Sage have released the new version of the software, and we are all investigating the new functionality that was included with it.  We would normally have hosted a workshop demonstrating the functionality below, but obviously the way of the world currently has…
admin
25 November 2020
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Ensuring our Customers are Brexit Ready using Sage 50cloud Accounts.

One of our Sage 50cloud subscription customers contacted us to help get their Brexit house in order.  A requirement from their courier, was the need to upload a copy Invoices when they despatching to the EU. They planned to do this by a time consuming, manual method; printing the invoices…
admin
25 November 2020
Blog

Has the coronavirus pandemic affected your credit control?

Credit hound software stays on top of your credit control processes, reduces administrative tasks, improves your cash flow and gets you paid faster. Forget time consuming manual admin, delayed payments and withheld money due to disputes, this software improves customer communications, allowing you to have more available cash for your…
admin
16 September 2020
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Sage 50cloud – Are you on the latest version?

With v27 due out this week, are you getting left behind? Upgrades are part of your subscription allowing you to benefit from the latest innovative features and bug fixes helping your business become more effective and productive as a result. Did you know that Sage release functional updates three or…
admin
9 September 2020
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The Future of Sage 50 Manufacturing

Sage announced on the 12th August 2020 that support for their Sage 50 Manufacturing will cease on 30th September 2021.  The software has not been developed since 2013. To support their customers moving forwards, Sage have partnered with CIM Services, the authors of alternative manufacturing software that integrates with Sage…
admin
8 September 2020
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Unfixable Errors in Sage 50cloud Accounts

We had another instance this week of a customer who had unfixable errors in their accounts data.  They have support from Sage directly for this software and, after running the standard tools, were told that the only thing they could do was restore back to a last good backup; this…
admin
7 September 2020
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UK VAT Change Announcement

The Chancellor has recently announced a plan to change the UK VAT rate from 20% to 5% for the hospitality sectors.  This affects businesses that buy & sell food, provide accommodation or manage attractions. This is due to come into effect from Wednesday 15th July 2020 and will be applicable…
admin
8 July 2020
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ACIT – Important notice…

NOTICE TO OUR CUSTOMERS“ACIT has advanced business continuity plans in place to minimise disruption to our own and our customers’ business operations. Our focus remains to offer high levels of service at all times for our customers. Our team have the capacity to perform their day to day tasks equally…
admin
19 March 2020
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Coronavirus – Will your business be affected?

Coronavirus – Will your business be affected? Here at ACIT we are firm believers in the Scouting Motto “Be Prepared”. With the news being dominated by the Coronavirus, and latest reports saying that at worst around 20% of the workforce could be off sick at the peak of the outbreak…
admin
11 March 2020
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Brexit is here!

Brexit is here! Whether you wished to leave or remain (we don’t need to know which!), we can’t ignore the fact that it is finally happening. One thing you don’t need to do is worry about the new legislation that will come in around what you have to do Accounting-wise…
admin
1 February 2020
BlogSage

Domestic reverse VAT charge has now been delayed until 2020

The domestic reverse charge will change to the way VAT is collected in the building and construction industry. This doesn’t come into effect until 1 October 2020 and means the customer receiving the service will have to pay the VAT due to HMRC instead of paying the supplier. This will…
Caroline
13 September 2019
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Windows Update issues – April 2019

We have had a number of calls today from customers who have got stuck on a ‘configuring windows’ screen when they started their computers. It appears that updates released last night for both Windows 7 and Windows 10 have had something in them which some machines are fine with, others…
admin
10 April 2019
Blog

Sage Release Notice for VAT Returns to 31st March 2019

It has been reported that there is a small software error with Sage 50 when submitting your VAT period ending 31st March 2019.  Don't panic though, we've got you covered! If you run your VAT Return up to the period ending March 2019, the transactions for 31st March 2019 will…
admin
20 February 2019
Events

Introduction to PaperLess & Sage 50

Book a Free Demo and discover the world of PaperLess! PaperLess is an essential solution for your business needs. Let us introduce you to the benefits of: • Effortlessly scanning invoices into Sage, turning purchasing into an automated procedure. • Considerably reducing manual data input. • Speeding-up invoice processing with…
Caroline
9 January 2019
ACITBlog

Act! Obsolescence

We need to make all users of Act! Software that a 3rd party component of the software, which facilitates licencing services, is being retired at the end of 2018. For users of Act! V17 or below, this means that, as of 1st January 2019, you will not be able to…
Caroline
23 November 2018
ACITBlogSage

Sage 50cloud Accounts v25

So, it’s that time of year again where Sage release the latest version of their software; indeed, if you are on a subscription or Sage Cover contract, you will probably have had an email come through letting you know it is available for download. As a Business Partner we do…
Caroline
19 October 2018
BlogSage

Something FREE with Sage 50 Payroll

Did you realise that you now get the ability to use the online payslips functionality as part of your existing Sage 50 Payroll subscription / support contract?  This is at no additional cost; there used to be a charge for this service but now it is included! This portal means…
Caroline
20 July 2018