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Xero Payroll

By Xero
2.5 out of 5 stars
Xero Payroll makes managing staff stress free and helps employers stay compliant. The cloud platform allows you to organise all your business information in one handy place.


Xero Payroll makes managing staff stress free and helps employers stay compliant. The cloud platform seamlessly integrates with Xero accounts, allowing easy tracking of taxes and staff payments, and annual tax changes are automatically handled for you, so you don’t need to worry about needing to upgrade any software.

Employers can set up staff details, manage leave, pay staff, including all taxes, and file reports to tax authorities.

Staff can simply log into their Xero employee portal on any device to submit leave, their timesheets or view their payslips.

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Xero Payroll + Xero

  • With easy-to-use payroll software and online accounting in the cloud, you can organise all your business information in one handy place.

  • Keep your business moving while you’re on the go. Log in to Xero any time, anywhere, on any device, to make pay runs a walk in the park.

  • Xero Payroll not only manages the tasks you have to do, it automatically updates your accounts and creates HMRC submissions too.

  • Give your employees self-service access from any device with the Xero Me mobile app for iOS and Xero Me app for Android. Xero Me makes it easy for employees to view their payslips, submit their timesheets and request for leave.

  • We’ve got it covered when it comes to auto enrolment: assess your workforce, create employee communications and manage contributions.

Reviews & ratings

2.5 out of 5 stars
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Julian Webb
3 out of 5 stars

Really Horrible

Well it try's to be clever but this splitting everything by hours then having to put in public holidays which get paid. You can get used to it but when you first sdee it the average person is just going to think Oh my god. If you have a large workforce you need to control I can see why some may want ot. For example the holiday authorisation might be helpful to some. The only other good point is it works with xero. Not the best.
Dragan Vavan
5 out of 5 stars


easy to use, connects to a lot of Apps, including the UK auto-enrolment, fully updated, happy with it
George Watkinson-Yull
1 out of 5 stars

Terrible - avoid

Missing some very simple features - such as defining holiday by days! For part time workers, there is no way to stipulate which days they work on, only hours. When you come to do the payroll, you have to spend a lot of time editing everything manually to make it work. It's hopeless
One person found this review helpful.

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App details

By Xero
Added in 2018


United Kingdom




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