Bainbridge Island, WA – October 17, 2012 – Avalara (www.Avalara.com) the market leading provider of sales tax automation services in the cloud, today announced that Jeeves Information Systems (www.jeeveserp.com), has joined Avalara’s growing list of certified solution partners. 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.
Since its founding nearly a decade ago, Avalara has pioneered the service-based platform for tax automation and emerged as the dominant player in this market by leading the automation effort for financial, ecommerce, POS and mobility applications for businesses. Today Avalara’s SaaS solution provides a complete set of transactional tax compliance services developed specifically to serve the needs of small to mid-sized businesses.
“In modern and successful companies, processes of change are driven by a flexible ERP system that can adapt to new conditions both quickly and cost efficiently,” said Asko Antila, VP Product Engineering for Jeeves Information Systems. “Our integration with Avalara will allow Jeeves Universal users to easily manage and remain up-to-date on increasingly complicated tax regulations.”
CEO and Founder Scott McFarlane said, “As one of America’s fastest-growing companies, Avalara is proud to welcome Jeeves Information Systems and its worldwide family of 4,600-plus customers into our ever-expanding community.”
Founded in 2004, Avalara has helped thousands of customers stay focused on their success by providing a fast, easy way to manage indirect taxes that is as accurate and affordable for small and mid-size businesses as it is for large corporations.
Avalara’s web-based solution seamlessly integrates into more than 200 accounting and business applications that span all platforms, including enterprise resource planning (ERP), ecommerce, point of sale (POS), mobile (smart phone applications) compliance (tax returns), and customer relationship management (CRM) systems. Avalara also provides an Application Programming Interface (API) and software development kit (SDK) for customized integrations to virtually any platform.
Avalara is a founding member and Certified Service Provider of the Streamlined Sales Tax initiative and has been named as one of the fastest-growing companies in America. It employs more than 275 professionals at its headquarters on Bainbridge Island, WA and offices and offices in Seattle WA; Irvine, San Diego and Rocklin, CA; Falls Church, VA; and Pune, India.
About Jeeves Information Systems
Jeeves Information Systems AB (Jeeves) develops ERP systems for small and midsized companies. Every day, Jeeves’ ERP solutions are used by more than 4,600 companies in over 40 countries. Jeeves’ ERP systems are user-friendly and easy to customize, and at the same time optimal for continuous improvement of business support. Jeeves’ head office is located in Stockholm, Sweden, and is owned by the American investment company Battery Ventures.
Jeeves Information Systems Inc, a wholly owned subsidiary of Jeeves Information Systems AB, is responsible for the distribution and the community buildup in North America. With our growing nationwide network of dedicated Reseller Partners – Jeeves is as local as your company needs and as international as your growth requires. For more information, please visit www.jeeveserp.com.