Integrate Director Pays with Xero

Director Pays is a cloud payroll software that automates the compliance processes involved with Limited company director payroll - so accountants can focus on advisory and driving profit. Directly integrate Director Pays with Xero to further streamline your director clients’ payroll processes, automate journal entries, and remove the need for CSV or excel uploads from payroll to Xero.

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Why use Xero with Director Pays?

The Director Pays and Xero integration equips accountants, bookkeepers and payroll bureaux with the power of a fully automated end-to-end director payroll system, and Xero’s small business tools to truly offer a tailored solution to their director clients’ needs.

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What Xero users can do with Director Pays

Automate your director payroll

Utilise Director Pays’ paperless onboarding to quickly onboard director clients. After a 5-minute setup, their payroll can be automated for the entire tax year.

Fully automate your director payroll from end-to-end through Director Pays’ easy to use payroll automation features.

Run payroll for as many director clients as you like. Scale your director client base through automation, without increasing time or headcount.

Calculate complex National Insurance and PAYE calculations with Director Pays’ automated payroll calculator.

Reduce manual processes

Remove the need to manually check and update HMRC tax codes with Director Pays’ automation.

Save hours of time on manual payroll processes. Use valuable time more wisely to take on more complex clients, drive value through advisory work, and grow your business.

Maintain control of payroll through configured warnings which pause the automation if more information is required or an action needs to be taken.

Seamless payroll journal integration

Post payroll journals automatically into Xero upon finalising a pay run.

Easily map out your director clients’ chart of accounts with Xero, including Xero tracking categories.

Powerful client and HMRC reporting

Access Director Pays’ extensive library of reports, giving greater payroll insights for you and your director clients. Gross to net, net earnings, pre-tax deductions reporting, and more.

Automated RTI submissions, reporting FPS and, when required, EPS to HMRC.

Automatically send payslips and reports to clients through a cloud portal.

About Xero

Xero is world-leading online accounting software built for small business.

Get a real-time view of your cashflow. Log in anytime, anywhere on your Mac, PC, tablet of phone to get a real-time view of your cash flow. It’s small business accounting software that’s simple, smart and occasionally magical.

Run your business on the go. Use our mobile app to reconcile, send invoices, or create expense claims - from anywhere.

Get paid faster with online invoicing. Send online invoices to your customers - and get updated when they’re opened.

Reconcile in seconds. Xero imports and categorises your latest bank transactions. Just click ok to reconcile.

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More about how Director Pays and Xero integrate

Integrating with Xero is easy. One way data syncing allows seamless export of journal data from Director Pays to Xero, after each pay run. Accounting journal data can be set up to send automatically, with no manual input required, or you can simply click a button to send journal entries over to Xero.

Get started today

Login to Director Pays, go to ‘Payroll Settings’ and then to ‘Journals’ to link to Xero.