Xero Payroll – How to Adjust Annual, Sick and Other Leave Balances

Xero Payroll – How to Adjust Annual, Sick and Other Leave Balances

When an employee goes on leave, they should enter a leave request in Xero for the number of working hours they will be away. Once you approve the request and run the payroll for that period, your employee’s accrued leave balance will reduce by the number of approved leave hours. If you do not follow those…

Xero – How to Access and Reset the Demo Company

Xero – How to Access and Reset the Demo Company

The Xero demo company is a great way to practice using the system without affecting the accounts of your real business. The demo company contains dummy data that you can use to practice any bookkeeping tasks you like including payroll, fixed assets maintenance, bank reconciliations and much more. Once you have finished practising your bookkeeping…

Xero Payroll – How to Add and Approve a Timesheet

Xero Payroll – How to Add and Approve a Timesheet

How to Add a Timesheet in Xero Payroll In this tutorial, we will add a timesheet for an employee in Xero’ demo company.  First, navigate to Payroll → Timesheets in the main menu. Next, click on the + Add Timesheet button above the list of existing employee timesheets. In the pop-up box that appears, do the following: Employee: choose Lebron James. Period:…

Xero Contacts – How to Add, Merge, Import and Export Contacts

Xero Contacts – How to Add, Merge, Import and Export Contacts

How to Add a Contact in Xero Adding contacts in Xero can be done in a few different ways. Contacts can be added at any time in the main Contacts section or when creating invoices, bills, spend money or receive money transactions. To add a contact in the main Contacts section of Xero, go to Contacts → All Contacts from the main…