Avalara AvaTax is sales tax software that automates tax calculations and the tax filing process. Avalara provides real-time tax rates from more than 12,000 taxing jurisdictions. It is a paid service not affiliated with Omnibasis. You can use default Omnibasis Tax Rates at no additional charge.
You can use Avalara AvaTax to:
- Get accurate and up-to-date tax codes from more than 12,000 jurisdictions
- Fine-tune a set of tax rules to meet your business’s needs
- Create accurate reports of your business’s taxes
To add Avalara tax integration, first create a new Tax Provider.
- Navigate to omniCommerce \ Commerce Settings \ Taxes \ Tax Providers and click Create from action menu.
- Set Type for Tax Provider to Avalara. Use Manual type if you plan to override tax rates. Use Omnibasis if you want to use Omnibasis tax tables.
- Select a friendly Name to name your tax provider. Default is Avalara.
- You need to login into your Avalara account and get Account Id.
- Default Company Code is DEFAULT. If you changed the code, update it here.
- Enter API Keys provided by Avalara.
- Select your Environment. Default is Live.
- Once you add a new tax provider, you need to associate with a tax rate. Learn how to create and manage tax rates.