Estimated reading time: 0 minutes, 44 seconds

Avalara Picks Up Taxcient

Scott McFarlaneBAINBRIDGE, ISLAND, Wash. – Sales and use tax vendor Avalara has continued on the acquisition path with its merger with Taxcient, a San Diego-based company that supplies Web-based sales tax automation services and also tax filing and compliance services for large businesses. Taxcient, formerly known as vAudit Group, employes a team of former state tax auditors, technologists and financial system industry executives

Taxcient’s CEO Larry Wolfe was formerly an SVP of Intuit. Its chairman, Bill Harris, former Intuit CEO, joined Avalara’s board of directors. Harris was also previously CEO of PayPal. Avalara acquired Independent Systems and Programming, a sales tax software company in 2008, and TrustFile, an electronic filing firm, in 2007. Avalara CE Scott McFarlane said the Taxcient merger would enable his company to provide “enterprise-level exemption certificate management functionality to the SMB market, exactly as we’ve done in the sales tax calculation and filing arenas.”
Read 6287 times
Rate this item
(0 votes)

Visit other PMG Sites:

click me
PMG360 is committed to protecting the privacy of the personal data we collect from our subscribers/agents/customers/exhibitors and sponsors. On May 25th, the European's GDPR policy will be enforced. Nothing is changing about your current settings or how your information is processed, however, we have made a few changes. We have updated our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy to make it easier for you to understand what information we collect, how and why we collect it.