Life on accountancy's online frontier
Accountant and Cloud pioneer Ray Backler moved all of his clients to an online accounting system back in 2004. Five years down the line he still has no regrets, writes Lesley Meall.
In 2004 sole practitioner Ray Backler decided to expand his firm, Capsa Accounting, and develop more value-added revenue streams. He knew that it would call for more staff (in addition to his bookkeeper) or radical changes.