| Rory Rawlings|
Limited liability company
| Transaction Tax Automation|
Sales Tax Management Services
Transactional Tax Automation
Seattle, Washington, United States
2004, Washington, United States
Avalara, Inc. is a privately held company with headquarters in Seattle, WA. Avalara helps businesses of all sizes achieve compliance with transactional taxes, including VAT, sales tax, excise tax, communications tax, and other tax types.
Founded in 2004, Avalara is one of six Certified Service Provider available to retailers.
Avalara was founded in 2004. In 2011 Avalara raised $7 million in venture capital from Sageview Capital. In 2012 Avalara raised $20 million in additional venture capital from Battery Ventures.
In January 2013 Avalara announced the acquisition of MatrixMaster from TaxMatrix based out of Harrisburg, PA. In February 2013 Avalara announced the acquisition of TTS based out of Raleigh, NC.
Passed by the U.S. Senate in May 2013, The Marketplace Fairness Act would enable state governments to collect sales and use taxes from remote retailers with no physical presence in their state. Avalara has taken no official stance on the legislation.