Doing sales tax right is simple with Avalara as it does all the research and automates the process for you. Its system is up-to-date with the most recent sales tax, VAT rates, and rules applicable in every country. As a cloud-based service, AvaTax eliminates ongoing maintenance and support and provides you with a complete solution to manage your sales tax needs. 


Applies to Version(s): 3.9.0 or Current


How to Enable the Avalara App


To enable Avalara, follow these steps:


Step 1

Log in to your control panel and go to Apps. Click the App Center button at the top right.

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Step 2

You will see all of the available apps on this page. Find and click Avalara.avalara app


Step 3

Click Enable but make sure you have an Avalara account first. If not, click Sign up for an Avalara Account.

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Step 4

Fill in the required information you got from Avalara when you signed up. After that, click Activateactivate avalara


Step 5

Login to your Avalara account to setup Tax Codes. Once this is completed, go back to your admin area, and go to the Avalara app have set-up. Click on Tax Codes>Avalara Tax Codes button to fill in the information as shown below. This will populate the tax codes you created your Avalara account.

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