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Making Tax Digital for Business

Published on 7th January, 2019 in the category: News.


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The new Making Tax Digital for Business (MTDfB) legislation requires businesses over the VAT threshold to submit VAT returns electronically from April 2019.


The next release of CounterAct (2-7C) is being tested at the moment and will be released in time for customers to be compliant with the new legislation. 





2019 CounterAct User Meetings

Published on 4th December, 2018 in the category: News.

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Border’s User Meetings are all about helping users get the most from their investment in CounterAct. They are also a great networking opportunity for clients to exchange thoughts, views and ideas on how they are using their CounterAct technology.





NMBS Trade Exhibition 2019

Published on 19th November, 2018 in the category: News.

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We are booked to attend the 2019 NMBS Exhibition at the Ricoh Arean in Coventry on Wednesday 10th April 2019.  


We will be at stand 5A in the Atrium. We hope to see you then.   



New Customer Focus - Woodys Group

Published on 19th October, 2018 in the category: News.

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Based on the Fylde coast near Blackpool, The Woodys Group have been trading since 1991. Since being taken over by current owners, John & Louise Woodcock in 1993, it has grown into a number of thriving businesses with a fleet of vehicles and staff.





Enhancing our training & support offering

Published on 24th September, 2018 in the category: News.

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Border is enhancing how it provides support to ensure clients are maximising the potential of their investment in their CounterAct software.





New Company added to the Border Group

Published on 25th July, 2018 in the category: News.



We are pleased to announce that our parent company, Hermitage Innovation Group (HIG), has recently completed the acquisition of a web development company - Wkdcode.


Wkdcode have many years’ experience in delivering web and e-commerce projects. They have significant Magento expertise to add to what’s currently available via Stratus 21, (our existing web development business.)


This now gives us 14 full time UK based web developers working on e-commerce and web development in the group. Part of the strategy is to be able to offer this expertise to Border customers both on a bespoke basis but also to accelerate our integrated B2B web development.


If you would like any further information on HIG or would like to discuss your e-commerce requirements moving forward, then please don’t hesitate to contact us.




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