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ABN has partnered with Australian Payroll Association to bring members great payroll resources and support.
HR Online is a full service, National consultancy that offers a wide range of human resource documents for small business for their staffing needs
ABN Payroll has packaged all the essential payroll elements and created a turnkey payroll business.
ABA is a recognised professional bookkeeping association for BAS agents by the Tax Practitioners Board.
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Australian Payroll Association (APA) is the trusted advisor of many household names in Australian Business. They provide payroll compliance advice and guidance for employers and bookkeepers processing payroll. APA also offers the only nationally accredited payroll qualifications in Australia – the Certificate IV in Payroll Administration and Diploma of Payroll Management.
With payroll non-compliance being a major issue for small to medium businesses, obtaining in-depth payroll knowledge will allow you to fill a void for your clients and open up a new and potentially lucrative revenue stream for your business.
ABN members receive 10% off the Certificate IV in Payroll Administration and Diploma in Payroll Management (saving up to $575!). Simply log into your ABN Member Centre to find out more.
Stand out from the crowd and give your clients the reports and charts they need to manage their businesses – from cashflow forecasts to budget comparisons to customised KPIs.
Calxa makes that easy for you. By integrating with your accounting software, whether it’s MYOB, Reckon, QuickBooks or Xero, Calxa simplifies the whole process. Wizards and shortcuts make it easy to generate your first reports. Once it’s set up, it’s just one click to produce a bundle of reports for your client.
Many ABN members use their Calxa licence to provide a reporting service to their clients. Do away with your complex spreadsheets and save yourself hours of work, while providing a high-value, rewarding service. Calxa will provide you with webinars and training videos to get you started as well as ongoing support.
ABN members receive a 20% discount. To redeem this offer, visit the Member Deals webpage in your ABN Member Centre.
Intuit is the world’s leading provider of small business accounting solutions. Our products and services help small businesses, along with their professional accounting advisors, manage their books online.
With over 1 million users, our flagship solution QuickBooks Online, makes it seriously easy™ for small businesses to raise invoices, track expenses, pay their team and monitor their stock anywhere, anytime and on any device.
And to help Australian accounting professionals support their small business clients, our ProAdvisor program provides all the care, tools and training to grow their practice through strong business relationships with their clients.
MYOB offers online accounting for every stage of business.
Over 1.2 million businesses trust MYOB to provide the best possible accounting solution. From simple solutions that make bookwork quick and easy, to feature rich options for the more established business.
Whatever solution your clients need they’ll be backed by:
With over 25 years' experience, MYOB has established strong industry relationships and commits over $30M annually to ensure the product is up-to-date with any industry and technological advancement.
The MYOB Partner Program
Whatever success looks like to you, the MYOB Partner Program helps you achieve more for both you and your clients.
Want to automate, secure and simplify your accounts payable process?
PayVu provides an automated, secure process to recommend ALL business payments such as supplier invoices, wages, taxes and superannuation to a business owner to approve or reject via their mobile phone.
Approved payments are automatically sent to internet banking for processing. Rejected payments are re-set to unpaid, notifying you of the reason for rejection.
PayVu also enables secure separation of duties between bookkeepers or accountants and clients; and helps to reduce low value client contact.
Add new, higher profit payment services, and improve your accounts payable efficiency, with PayVu.
With PayVu there's...
Book in for a free demo: https://payvu.com.au/bookkeepers/
Reckon is an ASX listed and Australian owned company with over 30 years’ experience delivering market leading solutions to accountants and bookkeepers, legal professionals and small to medium sized businesses. Reckon’s software services are designed to make accounting faster, easier and more productive.
Reckon One – Affordable, easy to use online accounting for small businesses
Visit Reckon One for more information.
Reckon Accounts Hosted – Feature rich online accounting for medium to larger businesses
Reckon Accounts Hosted is designed for use across a variety of platforms giving you and your clients’ greater flexibility and more convenience than ever before. It delivers advanced accounting functionality including payroll and inventory management which is ideal for medium and larger businesses, at only a fraction of the cost of traditional accounting applications.
Become a Reckon Cloud Advisor for Free
Our Cloud Advisor program is our free partner program focusing on Reckon One cloud accounting for small business. Sign up for free today and receive a complimentary Reckon One licence for the life of your membership.
Sage energizes the success of businesses and their communities around the world through the use of smart technology and the imagination of our people. Sage has reimagined business and brings energy, experience and technology to inspire our customers to fulfil their dreams. We work with a thriving community of entrepreneurs, business owners, tradespeople, accountants, partners and developers who drive the global economy. Sage is a FTSE 100 company with 14,000 employees in 24 countries.
Our Globally succcessful Sage One product was launched in Australia in June 2015. It offers simple and secure online accounting for small businesses to collaborate online anywhere at any time with their bookkeeper and Accountant.
Our Sage One Adviser program is free to join and has an uncomplicated structure which enables bookkeepers of all sizes to reap the benefits. It includes free access to the software, generous rebates programs, free education and training, bookkeeper directory listings, ongoing Partner Management and responsive phone and online support.
Sage One is looking forward to building strong relationships with Bookkeepers in Australia and is committed to supporting a variety of initiatives with ABN.
Sunsuper is a valued partner of ABN and we work with bookkeepers and accountants across Australia. We’re proud to deliver solutions that help create efficiencies and reduce the administrative burden associated with running a business. We’re here to support you every step of the way as your superannuation experts.
Sunsuper has been taking care of its members’ superannuation savings since 1987 and is today one of Australia’s largest and fastest growing superannuation and retirement businesses, managing more than $33 billion in retirement savings for more than one million members, as at 31 January 2016. We’re one of Australia’s most highly rated funds, and our ratings and awards can be found at sunsuper.com.au/ratingsagencies/.
Xero is an of online accounting software solution that connects small businesses to their advisors and other services. Xero provides business owners with real-time visibility of their financial position in a way that's simple, smart and secure.
At its core, Xero is a powerful and comprehensive accounting system, complete with accounts receivable, accounts payable, credit notes, budgeting, accounts reporting, payroll, management reporting, expenses, fixed assets, GST returns and more.
ABN continues to work with Xero to benefit ABN Members. Xero are corporate sponsors of many ABN events including our Conference.