Bainbridge Island, WA – May 3, 2012 – Business Systems Integrators, LLC, developers of BSI Suite, joins Avalara as a certified solution partner and as the preferred provider of integration for Exact Macola Progression and Exact Macola ES.

Avalara’s solution partners are software publishers that integrate Avalara’s software as a service (SaaS) offering for sales tax management directly into their own applications, typically under their own brand name. Avalara has concentrated on building these relationships since its inception and today its partner applications span all platforms, including enterprise resource planning (ERP) and financial/accounting, point of sale (POS), ecommerce, mcommerce, compliance, and customer relationship management (CRM) systems.

“BSI is committed to providing solid, easy-to-use integration with Avatax for Exact products users,” said Larry Knoch, president and CEO of Business Systems Integrators (BSI), “Our integration with Avalara allows BSI users to easily manage and remain up-to-date on increasingly complicated tax regulations.”

CEO and Founder Scott McFarlane said, “The rapid growth of our solution partners represents a milestone on our quest to become the de facto transactional tax service provider across all applications and channels. As one of America’s fastest-growing companies, Avalara is proud to welcome Business Systems Integrators into our ever-expanding community.”

About Avalara
Avalara is the market leader and visionary in sales tax automation for businesses of all sizes. It simplifies the complexity associated with sales and use tax and – in the process – makes compliance achievable by all.

Avalara partners with more than 170 of the world’s leading accounting and commercial software publishers to accomplish this. Its web-based offering provides the most complete set of transactional tax compliance services available, including tax calculation, exemption certificate management and returns processing. It also offers 1099 filing and reporting.

Avalara serves thousands of registered users globally and calculates VAT, sales and use taxes on more than 750 million transactions annually. It also manages more than 1.5 million exemption certificates, submits approximately 500,000 returns and files and remits nearly $10 billion in sales and use tax collections per year

Established in 2004, Avalara is a founding member and Certified Service Provider of the Streamlined Sales Tax initiative and one of the fastest-growing companies in America. It employs more than 275 professionals at its headquarters on Bainbridge Island, WA and offices in Seattle; Irvine, San Diego and Rocklin, CA; Falls Church, VA and Pune, India.

About Business Systems Integrators, LLC
Business Systems Integrators, LLC provides add-on and integration products that integrate best-of-breed solutions with Macola’s Progression Series, ES and Globe product lines.  BSI is Microsoft-certified and has been producing add-on products for ERP for fourteen years. Our product lines include – AvaTax integration, EDI, Supply Chain, eCommerce, Agile PDM Integration, TeleSales, Point of Sale, Recipe Management, Order Integration and more.