For Release: Statement of Cashflows

For Release: Statement of Cashflows
The Statement of Cashflows Software Update will be released Next Week.

Last month we added a new group of reports to Calxa, featuring a Profit & Loss, Balance Sheet and Trial Balance report. While you can always run these reports from your accounting software, this allows you to include them in a Report Bundle and keep your formatting consistent. Next week we'll add the Statement of Cashflows report - something that will delight the accountants amongst you....

Calxa Club Travel Bug

Calxa Club Travel Bug

Our team have got the travel bug and are on the road, we have the following Calxa Clubs coming up: Auckland 17 August Canberra 4 September Melbourne 16 September These Calxa Clubs will be focussing on Reporting in the Cloud where we will discuss the benefits of transitioning to the Cloud. Come and share your thoughts on this topic. Click the links for more details of times, venues and to...

State of the [NFP] Sector

State of the [NFP] Sector

Over 50% of NSW Not-for-Profits would qualify for a Calxa donation- according to the State of the Sector report, launched at the ACOSS conference last month. This wasn’t the main focus of their report, however, it is full of fascinating insights into the size, finances and structure of the community sector. What the report does discover is that there are more small and medium organisations...

Statement of Cashflows completes the Family

Statement of Cashflows completes the Family

Our next addition to the financial statements family is the Statement of Cashflows. This report identifies actual cashflow on the main bank accounts and breaks this analysis down to operating, investing and financing activities. Using the indirect method means the operating activities are calculated by starting with Net Profit and adjusting for non-cash activities and then adjusting for balance...

Xero and Dropbox... A match made in tech heaven

Xero and Dropbox... A match made in tech heaven

The grape vine is a-buzz with word that Xero and Dropbox are joining forces. An announcement that is sure to make the headline of Xero’s highly anticipated Xerocon Conference in a few weeks time. This will enable Xero users to access and share Dropbox files from within the Xero platform, which gives them the availability of increased storage facilities and enhanced workflows by having access...

Canberra Partner: Empowering NFPs & SMEs

Canberra Partner: Empowering NFPs & SMEs

Our team of Partners is growing by the day. These specialists are the frontline experts that provide second-to-none support for all things Calxa. Some of them have been with us since day one, and Pam Chilman from AMC Training Centre in Canberra, is one of the original Calxa Accredited Partners. Pam services clients from all around Australia, and has a passion for assisting organisations to...

Sustainability in a Changing Environment

Sustainability in a Changing Environment

We live in a world which is constantly changing around us, whether it be related to technology, climate, politics, social, or any number of other areas you can think of. Amidst all of this change, the challenge is to adapt, survive and potentially prosper, but this in itself is not that easy. This is no more apparent than in the accounting industry, where traditional ways of engaging and...

Value Added Compliance Reporting

Value Added Compliance Reporting

There is a lot of talk about bookkeepers and accountants moving into the ‘advisor’ space. This may mean different things to different people, but we think there is a difference between advising clients, and just looking out for your clients and ensuring they stay on track. We think the latter is more akin to ‘value adding’, and it is not such a big step for bookkeepers and accountants...

Software Compliance Updates

Software Compliance Updates

As we are rapidly approaching the end of another financial year, attention needs to be turned to your accounting software, to ensure that your software is compliant for the new financial year. These updates will deliver changes to payroll tax tables and new initiatives such as SuperStream, which will make sure you are ready to go from the 1st of July. MYOB AccountRight (both Classic &...

Help Centre's Most Recent

Help Centre's Most Recent

  The Calxa Help Centre is an ever increasing wealth of knowledge with Event Recordings, Tips and Cool Ideas, Help Notes and Training Videos. As long as there is still stuff we can write or record to help with users of Calxa at all levels, then we will continue to expand this content. You might be thinking with all this information ‘how can I find what I am looking for?’. Well that...

NZ Accredited Partner: At Your Service

NZ Accredited Partner: At Your Service

The Calxa team is proud to have a range of partners that are able to provide on-site and localised support to our ever expanding user base. This includes New Zealand, and with MYOB, Xero and QuickBooks/Reckon active in this market, this has in turn led to an uptake of Calxa users. We now have an Accredited Partner in Russell du Plessis on location. We recently held a Calxa Club in Auckland,...

Partner Equality: Finding the Yin & Yang

Partner Equality: Finding the Yin & Yang

There has been a lot of talk recently about Partner Equality in the accounting industry. Here at Calxa, we take our relationship with our Partners very seriously. We realise that it is very much a two-way street, that it is a symbiotic relationship which is designed to benefit both parties. And, from our perspective, and we aim to provide our Partners with a range of platforms and mediums to...

Heavyweight Reporting for Serious Business

Heavyweight Reporting for Serious Business

Reporting on business health requires analysis of past, present and future activities. This is not always easy considering how complex a business can be, particularly if it involves a range of entities to minimise risk and tax, and this often results in some heavyweight reporting requirements. Calxa accepts the challenge to provide the reporting power a serious elite accounting athlete needs....

Kick-Start Calxa: The Checklist

Kick-Start Calxa: The Checklist
Use these five steps to help you get started with Calxa

  That first step of getting Calxa up and running often feels like the biggest. The hurdle is multiplied by the lack of time in our busy schedules. Looking back you will think why did I not kick-start this earlier. So the team here wanted to help out and make this process easier. This checklist will not only guide you step-by-step through this process but also provide the resources to...

Unit Costing Workshops: A Practical Guide

Unit Costing Workshops: A Practical Guide

Is unit costing important to your organisation’s survival and success? If you’re in NSW, come along to the workshops we’re presenting on behalf of NCOSS (NSW Council of Social Service). The focus will be on practical advice to show you how to get unit costing reports every month with minimal effort. The workshop is for organisations that have little experience in unit costing. It is...