Avalara Returns

Offload the high cost and hassle of returns preparation, filing, and remittance — with automation

Avalara Returns

Offload the high cost and hassle of returns preparation, filing, and remittance — with automation

Benefits of using Avalara Returns

SAVE TIME

Remove the manual tasks that expend your resources

Export sales data instantly with auto-populated forms

Access filing schedules and rules for every jurisdiction through a single dashboard

Remit once to all jurisdictions in a few easy steps

Digitally archive and store records for easy retrieval

REDUCE COSTS

Focus on more important parts of your business

No expensive CPAs filing on your behalf

Manage returns within your other business applications

Resources can focus on revenue-generating tasks

Grow and scale without slowing your business

MITIGATE RISK

Improve accuracy and reduce audit risk

Easy access to records

Detailed state liability reports

Minimized disruption during an audit

Benefits of using Avalara Returns

SAVE TIME

Remove the manual tasks that expend your resources

  • Export sales data instantly with auto-populated forms
  • Access filing schedules and rules for every jurisdiction through a single dashboard
  • Remit once to all jurisdictions in a few easy steps
  • Digitally archive and store records for easy retrieval

REDUCE COSTS

Focus on more important parts of your business

  • No expensive CPAs filing on your behalf
  • Manage returns within your other business applications
  • Resources can focus on revenue-generating tasks
  • Grow and scale without slowing your business

MITIGATE RISK

Improve accuracy and reduce audit risk

  • Timely, accurate filings
  • Easy access to records
  • Detailed state liability reports
  • Minimized disruption during an audit

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Avalara helps businesses large or small — and anywhere in between

Avalara Returns for Small Business

Designed for smaller businesses without a dedicated tax team who want a quick way to get started with automation and a better way to file in multiple tax jurisdictions. The turn-key solution lets you easily upload your sales data, add registration details, and file in just a few simple steps. Learn more about the solution and steps for getting started.

Avalara Managed Returns

Ideal for larger businesses wanting to outsource the end-to-end returns process, including sales tax preparation, filing, remittance, and notice management. Managed Returns also includes state and local returns, filing in Canada, and other advanced capabilities.

Avalara Managed Returns Premium

If your business has complex transactions or requires dedicated support, Managed Returns Premium provides all of the benefits of Managed Returns plus a dedicated preparer and point of contact for your filing needs.

Returns products for many tax types

Avalara can also help you with ExciseCommunications, and Lodging taxes.

Avalara helps businesses large or small — and anywhere in between

Avalara Returns for Small Business

Designed for smaller businesses without a dedicated tax team who want a quick way to get started with automation and a better way to file in multiple tax jurisdictions. The turn-key solution lets you easily upload your sales data, add registration details, and file in just a few simple steps. Learn more about the solution and steps for getting started.


Avalara Managed Returns

Ideal for larger businesses wanting to outsource the end-to-end returns process, including sales tax preparation, filing, remittance, and notice management. Managed Returns also includes state and local returns, filing in Canada, and other advanced capabilities.


Avalara Managed Returns Premium

If your business has complex transactions or requires dedicated support, Managed Returns Premium provides all of the benefits of Managed Returns plus a dedicated preparer and point of contact for your filing needs.

Returns products for many tax types

Avalara can also help you with Excise, Communications, and Lodging taxes.

All Avalara Returns products include:

Single, easy-to-use dashboard

Detailed state liability reports

Omnichannel integration (website, physical storefront)

Extensive self-service support center

Multi-user account access

Easy access to historical filing records

Integration with major ecommerce and marketplace platforms, POS, and other business systems (limited to Avalara AvaTax users)

Choose the right product for your business

Returns for Small Business
Managed Returns
Managed Returns Premium
Features
Returns for Small Business
Managed Returns
Managed Returns Premium

Automated extraction of sales data from select marketplace, ecommerce, and accounting platforms

Sales and sellers use tax forms for every state

Consumer use tax filing

Outsourced filing for all returns
(optional) 25 per return

Automated syncing with multiple sales and accounting channels

CSV transaction upload and error alerts

Transaction creation and editing within the UI

Management of filing entities and users in a single account

Support for free Streamlined Sales Tax SST returns

Sales tax and sellers use tax forms for local jurisdictions

Single source of payment (Avalara Treasury)

Notice management (notifications of changes to your returns from DORs)

Multi-location returns

Prepayments calculation and filing

Canadian returns

Direct point of contact and dedicated tax preparer



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Returns for Small Business
Managed Returns
Managed Returns Premium
Automated extraction of sales data from select marketplace, ecommerce, and accounting platforms
Sales and sellers use tax forms for every state
Consumer use tax filing
Outsourced filing for all returns
(optional) 25 per return
Automated syncing with multiple sales and accounting channels
CSV transaction upload and error alerts
Transaction creation and editing within the UI
Management of filing entities and users in a single account
Support for free Streamlined Sales Tax SST returns
Sales tax and sellers use tax forms for local jurisdictions
Single source of payment (Avalara Treasury)
Notice management (notifications of changes to your returns from DORs)
Multi-location returns
Prepayments calculation and filing
Canadian returns
Direct point of contact and dedicated tax preparer

Getting your business up and running with Avalara Returns is simple

STEP

01

Sync your sales data from Avalara AvaTax or from Shopify, Amazon, Etsy, or Walmart Marketplace

STEP

02

Add registration details for all the locations where you file

STEP

03

Access Avalara Returns dashboard and remit payments automatically with a few steps

"The implementation of Avalara’s solution was really seamless and user-friendly. It was a simple, turnkey process, and when we have questions, the team at Avalara is very responsive.”


— Lois Browne, Vice President of Finance

Dylan’s Candy Bar 

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