pento's xero payroll integration

Bring your payroll into this century with Pento's Xero integration

With Pento, you can run your payroll in just one click. Reporting, payslips, and payments included.
Integrate to Xero to post your payroll to the right journal and go full automation.
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We include everything you need to run your own payroll

Modern, easy-to-use software and reliable payroll support. We've included everything you need to take control of your payroll and run it in minutes, not days.
  1. Real-time calculations
    No more making salary changes in spreadsheets and manually calculating the tax changes. Pento automatically adjusts earnings and contributions in real time.
  1. Simple import of employee data
    We'll help you import your existing payroll data to Pento so you can immediately run your first payroll.
  1. Pension auto-enrollment
    Pento checks if employees are eligible for pension and automatically sends out enrolment letters.
  1. Salary templates
    Whether base salaries, overtime pay or hourly rates, create and save salaries that can be used company wide.
  1. Security & Privacy
    Forget private payroll information leaking from emails & spreadsheets. We use modern security protocols on an 100% GDPR Compliant Platform.
  1. Automated payments
    With a single monthly payment to Pento, we can automate all outgoing payments to HMRC, employees and pension providers.
  1. Integration with HMRC
    Type in your HMRC PAYE reference number and that's it. We'll automatically submit reports and send money to HMRC on your behalf.
  1. Statutory pay
    Set the dates for statutory sick or parental pay for your employee and Pento handles the rest.
  1. Automatic payslip distribution
    Pento automatically generates payslips and sends them securely to your employees via email.
  1. Integrations
    As well as Xero, Pento integrates with HMRC, pension providers and HR software like HiBob and BambooHR.
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Trusted by some of the fastest growing companies
9 out of 10 of our customers were previously outsourcing payroll to an accountant or payroll bureau. With Pento, they now run payroll in a few clicks every month.

Why connect Pento to Xero

The benefits of integrating Pento with Xero include:
  • Automatically post your payroll to the right journal in Xero
  • Easily map your payroll in Pento with the right accounts in Xero
  • Automatically reconcile payments as they happen in real-time
pento's xero payroll integration
About Xero
Xero is world-leading online accounting software built for small business.
Find out more or try Xero Accounting Software for free.
Setup Pento and Xero
Connect Pento to Xero in 3 steps

1.  Signup to Pento

Book a free demo of Pento to see how we can help you automate your payroll. We'll also help you set up your account in no time! 

2. Connect to Xero

Now you are ready to run payroll with Pento! Go to the integrations tab of your Pento account. Click "Connect", authorise your account and that's it.

3. Map your accounts

Click on settings and simply choose the correct xero account from the drop down. Once mapped your payroll will be reported to those accounts each month. 

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Trusted by thousands of modern businesses.
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Happy user for 3+ years!
Been a happy Pento-user for 3+ years. I can't imagine an easier way to run our payroll and I do it with ease every month. Amazing customer service as well. I recommend Pento to every fellow business owner I meet!
Alexander Langhede Andersen
Pento makes salary a pleasure
Pento makes salary a pleasure. Especially compared to other tools we’ve used. With the click of a button it’s done in a matter of seconds. Absolutely recommendable.
Kristian Goul Møller
Great product with exceptional customer…
Great product with exceptional customer service. Honestly, this is one of the fastest and highest qualities of customer service I've ever received. Super happy.
Darius Moravcik
An unconditional recommendation
I can only recommend Pento as it works seamlessly for my business Pento makes the management much easier and the few times I have needed help (due to my own mistakes) they have been fast, helpful and professional. Five big stars and an unconditional recommendation from me.
Christian Riber
Bring your payroll into this century with Pento and Xero
With Pento, you can run your payroll in just one click. Reporting, payslips, and payments included. Integrate to Xero to post your payroll to the right journal and go full automation.
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