Our Xero Partnership   

At Read & Associates Ltd, we are proud partners with Xero. Our practice is even located in the same building as Xero’s Milton Keynes office.

​We are Xero Certified Advisors and we run our practice entirely on Xero Software. We utilise Xero’s forward-thinking capabilities to streamline and automate financial processes for our clients.

Xero will help to unlock your business’s true potential by ensuring that your finances are up-to-date, accurate and reliable.


Why Use Xero?

Get Your Books Done Faster

Xero automates tasks that used to take up a lot of time. From reconciling your bank transactions to sending invoice reminders; it works for you.

Have Confidence in Your Numbers

Data is protected and stored in one place, so it’s easy to see how business is tracking with analytics and collaborate together with us as your accountants.

Do Business from Anywhere, On Any Device

Access your data and Xero tools easily from anywhere. Keep essentials like invoicing and payroll at your fingertips with the mobile app.

Accept Payments

Accept payments online and get paid up to twice as fast by connecting to Stripe, GoCardless and others.

Pay Employees

Keep employee pay records online, process pay runs, and easily reconcile salary and wage payments in Xero.

Track Project Profitability

Quote and invoice for jobs, track time and costs, and monitor project profitability and expenses using Xero.

Calculate and Track VAT

Xero calculates VAT and files VAT Returns securely online with HMRC using software that’s compatible with HMRC systems.

Bank Connections

Connect your bank to Xero and set up bank feeds. Transactions flow straight into Xero each business day.

Accounting Dashboard

Keep an eye on your finances day by day using the accounting dashboard. Track bank balances, invoices, bills and more.


Create professional online quotes using Xero software or the app. Send quotes instantly from your phone or desktop.

Send Invoices

Work smarter with intuitive invoicing software. Send online invoices from the desktop or app as soon as the job is done

Pay Bills

Track and pay bills on time. And get a clear overview of accounts payable and cash flow.


A: We offer a free of charge conversion to Xero from your existing accounting software. We also provide free training to all our clients so that they understand how to use Xero.