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Set up Xero

  1. Click the Settings tab.
  2. Click the Integrations tab.
  3. Click Add New Integration.
  4. Next to Xero, click Connect to Xero.
  5. Enter your Xero credentials to get connected.
  6. Click Authorize to allow Xero and Gusto to sync.
  7. Map your chart of accounts.
  8. Select if the payroll sync will run automatically or manually.
  9. Elect whether you would like to automatically or manually approve the Bill in Xero.
    • Note: Gusto will default to approving the Bill automatically.
  10. Choose the specific date you'd like to have appear on the entries Gusto sends to Xero.
  11. Click Save.

Total wages, taxes, benefit deductions/contributions, reimbursements and contractor payments will now sync to your Xero account each time you run payroll.