Release notes: updates to Xero on April 14, 2015

Here's a summary of what we've released:

Request a call back from Xero Support

Talk to a member of Xero Support while you set up your organization in payroll in Xero by clicking Request Call from the overview page.

Employee and employer opening balances (UK)

Add historical pay information for your company, and each employee when you start using payroll in Xero midway through the financial year.

Enter opening balances for an employee’s pay and taxes

Schedule EPS (UK)

Schedule EPS in Xero to report CIS deductions to HMRC with your monthly or quarterly statement.

Bank files for Westpac, ASB and BNZ (NZ)

Pay your employees from your Westpac, ASB or BNZ bank account by downloading the payment file from payroll in Xero, and then import using online banking.

Pay run Payments Report (NZ)

See what payments are included or excluded from the payments file after posting a pay run.

From a posted pay run, click Options and select View Payments Report.

EDF for small and large employers (NZ)

Download Employer deductions (IR345/EDF) from payroll in Xero, so you can file using the ir-File service.

On the Payroll menu, click Taxes & Filings.