Avalara Managed Returns Services

Avalara Managed Returns Services is designed for companies that want to outsource the entire process of international VAT compliance.


More than 100 VAT compliance checks

At the heart of our service is our automated VAT compliance software. Our VAT professionals use it to process all your transactions through over 100 VAT compliance checks. This ensures your treatment and calculations of VAT are highly accurate across all your transactions and countries.

Avalara and its global partners offer specialised outsourced VAT compliance. Outsourcing the entire VAT registration and returns process allows you to concentrate on your core business activities.

Features and benefits

Access to experts
Access to experts

Obtain access to local VAT experts who speak the national languages and can confirm your reporting obligations in any country

Get fiscal representation
Get fiscal representation

Get speedy VAT registrations and ongoing filings, Intrastat, EC Sales List, as well as fiscal representation and access to special import VAT deferment schemes

Prepared with expertise
Prepared with expertise

Be prepared with expertise and assistance in case of questions from local tax authorities, including management of any audits


Reduce costs
Reduce costs

Cut the cost of doing international VAT registrations and returns



Decrease exposure
Decrease exposure

Decrease exposure to international VAT fines and penalties



Stay compliant
Stay compliant

Be VAT/GST compliant with the national VAT/GST laws in each country you are registered

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