Avalara, Inc. provides cloud-based software platform that delivers solutions related to sales tax and other transaction taxes, such as value-added tax. Avalara streamlines all of users' tax compliance documentation into a central repository for access and accountability. It works within a customer’s own financial, billing, e-commerce or point of sale system to deliver tax calculations in real time via an Internet connection. Its products include Avalara AvaTax, which offers users an automated end-to-end tax compliance solution; Avalara CertCapture, which allows users to track, manage and justify non-taxable transactions, and Avalara Returns, which helps ensure end-to-end automation of users' sales tax compliance process. Avalara Returns manages sales tax notices and responds with the requested information. Avalara Returns automatically provides e-file, hard-copy, Streamlined Sales Tax and excise tax returns for businesses of all sizes.