Tax compliance designed for every business, every size

Our suite of products automates your tax compliance — from calculation and returns to registration and document management.

Calculations


Get sales and use tax calculations based on the latest rules and rates in our system delivered to your shopping cart or invoicing applications in real time.

Our suite of calculation products covers sales tax, consumer use tax, excise tax, and communications tax.

Avalara AvaTax

Ideal for: Calculating sales and use tax and applying rules for thousands of products across 13,000+ U.S. tax jurisdictions.

Used by:

  • Retailers (online and brick-and-mortar stores)
  • Manufacturers and distributors
  • Software/technology providers
  • Business service providers
Avalara Consumer Use

Ideal for: Self-assessing consumer use tax liability.

Used by:

  • Retailers (online and brick-and-mortar stores)
  • Manufacturers and distributors
  • Software/technology providers
  • Business service providers
Avalara AvaTax Excise

Ideal for: Calculating excise tax and maintaining regulatory compliance.

Used by:

  • Energy suppliers and distributors
  • Retailers and traders
  • Tobacco/vape manufacturers and wholesalers
Avalara AvaTax for Communications

Ideal for: Calculating taxes and fees specific to communications, streaming, and other similar services.

Used by:

  • Communications service providers 
    • Voice (wireless, wireline, VoIP)
    • Video (cable, satellite, and OTT)
    • Tech (SaaS providers, networking, web hosting, and more)
Avalara AvaTax Cross-Border

Ideal for: Calculating customs duty and import taxes, such as VAT and GST, for international shipments.

Used by:

  • Retailers that sell internationally

Returns


Automate the returns process, from preparation and filing to remittance. Easily track various filing calendars, manage requirements for each state and jurisdiction, and offload the payment process.

Our suite of returns products covers sales tax, consumer use tax, excise tax, communications tax, and lodging tax.

Avalara Returns

Ideal for: Preparing and filing sales and use tax returns for all applicable states and tax jurisdictions.

Used by:

  • Retailers (online and brick-and-mortar stores)
  • Manufacturers and distributors
  • Software/technology providers
  • Business service providers
Avalara Returns Excise

Ideal for: Generating signature-ready returns specific for excise tax throughout the U.S. and Canada.

Used by:

  • Energy suppliers and distributors
  • Retailers and traders
  • Tobacco/vape manufacturers and wholesalers
Avalara Returns for Communications

Ideal for: Automating returns preparation, filing and remittance, and state regulatory reporting.

Used by:

  • Communications service providers 
    • Voice (wireless, wireline, VoIP)
    • Video (cable, satellite, and OTT)
    • Tech (SaaS providers, networking, web hosting, and more)
Avalara MyLodgeTax

Ideal for: Automating returns preparation, filing, and remittance for a single short-term rental or multiple properties.

Used by:

  • Property owners
  • Property management companies
  • Commercial operators

Registrations


Simplify the process of sales tax registration across the U.S. — all from a single solution.

Documents


Automatically omit tax from exempt sales and efficiently manage exemption documentation from the cloud.

Our suite of document management products covers sales tax, consumer use tax, excise tax, communications tax, and lodging tax.

Avalara CertCapture

Ideal for: Securely collecting, storing, and managing tax documents — exemption certificates, W-8s, W-9s — in the cloud. 

Used by:

  • Manufacturers
  • Distributors
  • Retailers (online and brick-and-mortar stores)
Avalara VendorCapture

Ideal for: Automating the process of collecting, validating, and managing vendor federal tax forms for FATCA compliance and audit preparation.

Used by:

  • Manufacturers
  • Distributors
  • Retailers (online and brick-and-mortar stores)
Avalara ExciseCapture

Ideal for: Storing and reporting on different types of fuel licenses and exemptions.

Used by:

  • Energy suppliers and distributors
  • Retailers and traders
  • Tobacco/vape manufacturers and wholesalers

Content data and insights


Increase business efficiency with deep insight from your sales tax and transaction data.

Avalara Item Classification

Ideal for: Assigning country-specific tariff codes to products for more efficient and accurate customs documentation.

Used by:

  • Online retailers that sell internationally
Avalara Sales Tax Risk Assessment

Ideal for: Determining where a business has created potential obligations to file and remit sales tax based on sales volume (economic nexus).

Used by: 

  • Online retailers, manufacturers, distributors, and other businesses that sell remotely into states in which they’re not registered

Integrations

Avalara lets you calculate rates, prepare returns, manage exemption certificates, and more from ERPs, ecommerce systems, or other business applications. Chances are, we’re already integrated with the systems you rely on today.

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