INDUSTRY SOLUTIONS: RETAIL

Selling around the world shouldn’t be complicated

Expanding internationally is exciting,
but new markets mean new tax complications.
We’re here to safely steer you through.

INDUSTRY SOLUTIONS: RETAIL

Selling around the world shouldn’t be complicated.

Expanding internationally is exciting,
but new markets mean new tax complications.
We’re here to safely steer you through.

With global sales surging 24% in 2020, it’s an exciting time to be selling online.


However, with these opportunities come new rules and regulations. Tax complexity can get in the way of what you do best: getting your products and services online.

Avalara helps retailers and brands solve tax compliance challenges

Avalara helps retailers and brands solve tax compliance challenges

Simplify your processes

Keeping up with global tax and duties regulations can be a nightmare. The US has over 13,000 tax jurisdictions, and Europe is no less complex – with different VAT rates, filing requirements and languages.

Avalara takes the headache away with:

Automated SaaS solutions, from calculation to reporting and filing

Global tax compliance rates, updated in real time

Automatic alerts that let you know when you may have crossed tax thresholds

Delight your customers

Our retail solution means your customers always know exactly what they need to pay in tax and duties at the point of sale. No hidden costs or nasty surprises, which means happier customers and greater retention. Our solutions include:

Out-of-the-box Item Classification and HS code integration to ensure data accuracy

VAT, GST and US sales tax calculation in checkout for full cost transparency

Automatic generation of customs declarations to simplify shipping and reduce delays

Reduce your risk

Accurate data is essential for avoiding costly mistakes. Avalara gives you assurance that all your tax compliance is right first time, so you can keep growing your business.

Be confident with:

Compliance solutions to avoid audits and fines

Tax rate content updated in real time

Over 160 automatic validation checks to flag any mistakes before you file

Whatever your challenges, we’re here to help

As an ecommerce business, we know you’ll be facing unique challenges. Avalara manages the complex tax scenarios retailers face with robust solutions to fit your business and system needs.

You need to be wherever your customers are. Avalara automates your tax compliance, no matter how diverse your sales channels.

Claiming tax back on returned products can be a nightmare. Our solutions make it easy to see what's been paid and what's owed.

Diverse supply chains can increase tax complexities. With a full audit trail as standard, you can track your tax liabilities and remittance – only paying what you need to.

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