Sales and use tax
Unify sales and use tax calculation, document management, and returns preparation under a single platform. It’s compliance done right.
The trick to more accurate compliance? Automation.
Trying to balance all the demands of sales and use tax compliance can feel like a circus act, especially given how frequently rates and rules change. Avalara’s suite of automated solutions gives you a better way.
Delivers sales and use tax calculations to your shopping cart or invoicing system at breakneck speed, cross-checking thousands of rates, rules, and jurisdictional boundaries for more accurate results.
No more wrestling with tax tables
AvaTax is built on top of a tax engine that encompasses rates and rules for 12,000+ sales and use tax jurisdictions.
Easy does it
Connect AvaTax to your ERP, ecommerce, and other business systems using one of our 700+ pre-built ingerations or advanced API.
All-in-one solution suite
AvaTax syncs with CertCapture and Returns to apply exemptions at checkout and feed transaction data to your returns.
Returns pulls data from AvaTax to prepare and file your sales tax returns — it’s fast and nearly effortless.
File your way
Specify where you want us to file, from a single state to thousands of jurisdictions. We’ll take it from there.
One and done
Returns consolidates your payments into one automated transfer and distributes the funds to the appropriate jurisdictions.
Ward off audit nightmares
With all your certificates stored securely online, you have trackable records at your fingertips.
Collect and validate new certificates during checkout, or allow customers to submit their information online.
Send automated renewal requests for expiring or invalid documents to help minimize delays for returning customers.
“On average, we’re saving 5 to 10 hours per week, even as the number of transactions has grown exponentially.”
JL Marine Systems
Avalara offers no-cost sales tax calculations, returns preparation, and filing in nearly half of the U.S.
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