Sales tax management solution now available to WennSoft’s Field Service and Job Cost users

Bainbridge Island, WA – April 12, 2011 – Avalara (www.avalara.com), North America’s leading provider of automated, up-to-date sales and use tax solutions, has released AvaTax for WennSoft.

AvaTax is an easy-to-use sales tax calculation and filing solution that integrates seamlessly with WennSoft Field Service and Job Cost modules for Microsoft Dynamics GP. The groundbreaking cloud-based AvaTax solution provides instantaneous sales tax calculation using a centrally-managed, highly accurate calculation engine leveraging up-to-date sales tax rates, rules and jurisdiction boundaries. AvaTax stores all pertinent information for every transaction and delivers detailed audit reporting and integrated return filing services. WennSoft’s Microsoft Dynamics GP users that adopt the unprecedented sales tax functionality of AvaTax for WennSoft can boost business productivity while minimizing audit risk.

“Our customers have been looking for a comprehensive sales tax software application to integrate with Microsoft Dynamics GP and WennSoft for years” says Tim Kennedy, Executive Vice President of WennSoft.  “WennSoft is excited about our relationship with Avalara and how AvaTax will provide the accuracy, precision and support that WennSoft customers require for tax compliance.”

Avalara welcomes WennSoft to the AvaTax community,” says Scott McFarlane, CEO of Avalara. “We are excited about integrating AvaTax with WennSoft and the value it provides for WennSoft customers,” continues McFarlane. “These companies now have the ability to focus on their core business without worrying about spending additional time and resources on calculating and remitting sales tax.”

About Avalara
Based on Bainbridge Island, WA, Avalara is the recognized leader in web-based sales tax solutions and is transforming the sales and use tax compliance process for businesses of all sizes. With point-and-click ease, Avalara provides the fastest, easiest, most accurate and affordable way for companies to address their statutory tax requirements. Avalara is the industry’s most trusted provider of sales and use tax automation solutions, serving more than 40,000 registered users located throughout the U.S., Canada, and abroad, delivering more than 350 million sales tax transactions, and filing and remitting more than $10 billion in sales & use tax collections per year. Avalara is one of America’s fastest growing companies and Microsoft’s SaaS Partner of the Year for 2010. For more information, please visit www.avalara.com.
To set up an interview with executive Scott McFarlane, please contact Yvonne Tomascak, Marketing Manager at Avalara, at 206-826-4900 x1149, or email yvonne.tomascak@avalara.com.

About Wennsoft
WennSoft®, a leading provider of operational management, financial and CRM software for construction, service and equipment intensive industries, announces the immediate availability of WennSoft Classic 2010. This release is focused on optimizing the processes needed to be more effective in providing better service to customers, and providing the cross-business visibility needed to ensure compliance and maximize profit margins.