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End of Financial Year 2020 training and resources for Accountants

Take the stress out of the end of financial year with our tailored training course and resources to help you through.

During this time of change and disruption, we are here to help you ensure business continuity and that your compliance requirements are achievedThere are a range of resources available to you including:

  • Training to enable efficient end of year processing 
  • Tips to enable remote working 
  • Professional services support for Sage HandiSoft rollovers
  • How to access our Help and Support resources. 

Training: 2020 Tax and Productivity eSeminar

The 2020 Tax and Productivity eSeminar gives you comprehensive content delivered in an online format. It will cover Sage HandiTax changes, 2020 legislative changes affecting forms and schedules, productivity tips as well as some options to assist you while working from home.
Topics included in the 2020 Tax and Productivity eSeminar:

Comprehensive coverage on the changes to tax legislation and the effect on HandiTax 2020

  • COVID-19 where are we at?
  • Personal income tax – expansion of schedules to improve ATO data collection
  • Testamentary trust income to minors
  • Captial Gains Tax (CGT) changes for foreign investors – main residence exemption
  • Genuine redundancy payments
  • Black economy – denying deductions

This session includes the TPAR report, ATO reports, prefills and new granular disclosure by the ATO:

  • 2019 HandiTax – updates made in HandiTax during the year
  • Overview of the new TPAR (Taxable Payments Annual Report) form added into HandiTax
  • ATO reports in HandiTax and how to get the most out of them.
  • Learn how to gain efficiency by using pre-fills for income tax returns and Business Activity Statements (BAS)
  • 2020 HandiTax changes – Overview of the new ATO changes requiring more granular disclosure of items in the tax return as well as other changes to forms
  • Report options in HandiTax and Practice Manager to assist you to identify and help clients more easily in this climate
  • Sage solutions for working from home 
  • Productivity tips in other modules: HandiLedger; Time+Billing; Practice Manager; Document Manager

How to access the Tax and Productivity eSeminar

This eSeminar is available to you in two forms, you can attend a live webinar or purchase the pre-recorded content for you and anyone in your practice to view in your own time.

Live Webinar

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Join one of these webinar dates to get the training delivered live with opportunity for Q&A.


Wednesday 10th June 2020.12:00-2.30pm (AEST)

Thursday 18th June 2020.   12.00-2.30pm (AEST)

Price $249 (inc GST)

Video Content Package
Get access to all of the topics as pre-recorded video content for you and anyone in your practice to view in your own time.

Price $249 (inc GST)

Professional services support for Sage HandiSoft Rollovers

The Sage Professional services team provide you with hassle-free installation of your 2020 software.  This service books out every year so get in early, bookings close on 17 June 2020.  This year all our consultants will be completing all Sage HandiSoft rollovers remotely.
Price $199 (inc GST)

Enabling Sage HandiSoft for remote working

Businesses are being significantly disrupted and it's our priority that Sage continues to support you to serve your clients, manage your staff and run your practice anywhere you do. We have identified some quick ways to support your business continuity during this time of extraordinary change. 

Customer Support and Resources 

  • Sage Knowledgebase  Gain access to all our support articles for our Accountant Solutions. Registration for first time sign in is required.
  • Sage City  Ask questions and interact with other users in our dedicated community forum for Sage HandiSoft
  • Sage Support Central Contact our Support team through email or help desk
  • Sage COVID-19 Response Hub - Our hub is regularly updated with key information, guidance and useful resources that might help you navigate the challenges around COVID-19