SuiteApp eliminates complexity by making sales tax compliance simple and automatic

Bainbridge Island, WA – Sept. 2, 2014 – Avalara, Inc., (www.avalara.com), a leading provider of cloud-based software that delivers a broad array of compliance solutions related to sales tax and other transactional taxes, today announced its AvaTax™ for NetSuite SuiteApp has achieved ‘Built for NetSuite’ verification. AvaTax for NetSuite SuiteApp works within a user’s existing workflow to automatically calculate the final sales tax amount in real time on every invoice.

Built for NetSuite is a program for SuiteCloud Developer Network (SDN) partners that provide them with the information, resources and a method to verify that their applications and integrations, built using the SuiteCloud Computing Platform, meet NetSuite standards and best practices. The Built for NetSuite program is designed to give NetSuite customers additional confidence that SuiteApps have been built to meet these standards.

The SuiteApp is a cloud-based, fully integrated solution for NetSuite that provides automatic Web services integration.

“AvaTax is already integrated into NetSuite capabilities, so it’s easy for customers to quickly install and start saving time,” said Pascal Van Dooren, Chief Revenue Officer of Avalara. “We’re thrilled to achieve ‘Built of NetSuite’ verification, and pleased to provide our comprehensive solutions to NetSuite customers in a fast, easy, and cost effective way. In today’s electronic world it just doesn’t make sense to manually manage sales tax.”

About Avalara
Avalara helps businesses of all sizes achieve compliance with sales tax, excise tax, and other transactional tax requirements by delivering comprehensive, automated, cloud-based solutions that are fast, accurate, and easy to use. Avalara’s end-to-end suite of solutions are designed to effectively manage complicated and burdensome tax compliance obligations imposed by state, local, and other taxing authorities in the United States and internationally.

Avalara offers hundreds of pre-built connectors into leading accounting, ERP, ecommerce and other business applications. The company processes millions of tax transactions for customers and free users every day, files hundreds of thousands of transactional tax returns per year, and manages millions of exemption certificates and other compliance related documents. Founded in 2004 and privately-held, Avalara’s venture capital investors include Battery Ventures, Sageview Capital, Arthur Ventures, and other institutional and individual investors. Avalara employs more than 700 people at its headquarters on Bainbridge Island, WA and in offices across the U.S. and in London, England and Pune, India. More information at: www.avalara.com