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Selecting the right accounting software is a critical decision for businesses of all sizes. In this post we’re exploring why Sage Intacct is the logical next step when you’ve outgrown Xero

When choosing an accounting software, many small to medium size businesses weigh up Sage Intacct and Xero among their available options. Both are efficient financial management solutions, but their functionality and features differ – let’s take a deeper look at the differences between them:

Sage Intacct Overview 

Sage Intacct is a leading cloud-based financial management solution designed for growing businesses. Intacct offers robust features that go beyond basic accounting to provide comprehensive financial insights and automate critical processes. 

Xero Overview 

Xero is a cloud-based accounting software for small businesses and self-employed workers offering essential financial tools for core accounting. Limited customisation and configuration options may become hurdles for a growing business with increasingly complex financial management needs. 

Compare Sage Intacct vs Xero in detail by downloading our free Comparison Guide below. 

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What's the difference between Sage Intacct and Xero?

Selecting the best accounting solution for your business starts with identifying what you need from an accounting system; consider one that suits both your current position and future plans. So, why do so many people decide on migrating from Xero to Sage Intacct?

What does Sage Intacct offer?  

Sage Intacct is a user-friendly powerful accounting solution that provides advanced financial management tools, which allow you to customise the solution to meet bothy core and unique accounting requirements. This flexibility supports businesses as they evolve and grow, making it the ideal choice for seamless financial management. 

Features such as automation, real-time remote access to financial data and advanced reporting capabilities ensure you always have your finger on the financial pulse of your business. 

Sage Intacct supports: 

  • Growing businesses with complex financial needs 
  • Advanced customisation with extensive modules available for seamless financial management 
  • In-depth Reporting and analytics to support decision-making 
  • Advanced, automated multi-entity management for multiple locations or subsidiaries 
  • Fully automated financial processes to increase efficiency, reduce errors and ensure compliance with regulations 


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What does Xero offer? 

Xero enables users to manage their basic, core accounting requirements. With limited customisation options (such as payroll) allow you to extend the functionality a little further and it’s considered user-friendly.  

Xero supports: 

  • Startups during their initial phase of business 
  • Sole traders  
  • Single entity businesses without expansion plans 


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Future Proof Your Financial Management

Changing a financial management system is not something businesses take lightly, often something that triggers apprehension about the upheaval and costs involved to switch. 

For this reason, it makes perfect sense to select an accounting software with the functionality, features and flexibility needed to adapt to business changes over time. 

Sage Intacct is the ideal solution for future-proofing financial management, due to its cloud-based flexibility, scalability and advanced automation, ensuring businesses can adapt and thrive in an ever-evolving financial landscape. 

Ready to explore Sage Intacct? 

Sage Intacct is revolutionising financial management through automation, real-time data access, powerful reporting and its customisation features. 

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Why Choose Acuity Solutions?

Working with Acuity Solutions 

We’re a leading Sage partner with over 25 years of experience in helping customers overcome their financial management challenges. 

Why choose us as your Sage partner? Here’s what we promise: 

  • FIXED PRICE implementations – on all projects 
  • Friendly, expert support at every stage of your project 
  • We’ll use our 25+ years of experience to support you in beating your accounting challenges and work with you to achieve your goals 

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