SOURCE: Avalara

Avalara

April 12, 2016 09:00 ET

Avalara Announces Extension for Magento 2.0

> 1,000 Mutual Customers to Benefit Seamlessly From This Integration

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - Apr 12, 2016) - Avalara, Inc., a leading provider of tax compliance automation for business, today announced general availability of its extension for the leading ecommerce platform, Magento, 2.0. Since 2011, Avalara has partnered with Magento to provide customers with an integrated, automated solution for calculating sales tax in real-time, for each line item generated in Magento.

Avalara has been integrated with Magento for five years, and was named a Magento Gold Partner in 2011. With this latest version of the Avalara extension for Magento 2.0, customers can seamlessly take advantage of Avalara's Compliance Cloud™ platform innovations for all of their sales tax calculation needs. Avalara helps reduce the tedious work and complexity of calculating sales taxes for millions of products and services across the U.S., Canada, Europe, and dozens of other international jurisdictions, giving customers more time to focus on driving their own business success. In addition, Magento users can add Avalara's tax return preparation, filing, and remittance services.

Marshal Kushniruk, executive vice president of business development at Avalara, said, "This integration is another strong proof point in a longstanding and rewarding partnership with Magento. Our multi-faceted relationship includes this latest integration, sponsorship and exhibition at Imagine 2016, more than 1,000+ mutual customers and more than 300 partners in the Magento ecosystem. We are delighted to be a vibrant part of Magento 2.0."

For more than a decade, Avalara has pioneered innovations in tax compliance for businesses of all sizes. Today, Avalara integrates with hundreds of ERP systems, accounting packages, ecommerce shopping carts, Point of Sale systems, and mobile payment platforms.

About Avalara
Avalara helps businesses of all sizes achieve compliance with sales and use, excise, communications, VAT, and other transactional tax requirements by delivering comprehensive, automated, cloud-based solutions that are fast, accurate, and easy to use. Avalara's Compliance Cloud™ platform helps customers 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. 

A privately held company, Avalara' s venture capital investors include Sageview Capital, Battery Ventures, Warburg Pincus, Technology Crossover Ventures, Arthur Ventures, and other institutional and individual investors. Avalara's headquarters are in Seattle, WA and it has offices across the U.S. and London, England; Brussels, Belgium; and Pune, India. More information at: www.avalara.com

About Magento Commerce
Trusted by more than 250,000 businesses worldwide, Magento Commerce is the leading provider of open omnichannel innovation to retailers, brands and branded manufacturers across retail B2C and B2B industries. In addition to its flagship open source digital commerce platform, Magento Commerce boasts a strong portfolio of cloud-based omnichannel solutions empowering merchants to successfully integrate digital and physical shopping experiences. More information can be found at http://www.magento.com

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