This week the powerful eCommerce engine by Kintivo achieved online sales tax level certification from Avalara, Inc.(www.avalara.com), the global leader in online sales tax calculation and compliance automation.
We want our customers to focus on their business. Keeping up with ever changing tax laws and shifting jurisdictions detracts from this focus ”
As a result of this certification, customers can now use pinpoint accurate real-time calculation capabilities from within Kintivo’s existing workflow to automatically calculate the final sales tax amount on every invoice. This eliminates the tedious work and complexity of calculating taxes across multiple jurisdictions and helps businesses focus on their core offering.
We’re constantly trying to help our customers manage their businesses more efficiently. The combination of the enhanced features and ease of integration makes a compelling story for SharePoint in the enterprise eCommerce space. Our integration with Avalara will allow SharePoint eCommerce Module users to easily manage and remain up-to-date on increasingly complicated tax regulations. ”
Based out of Reston, Virginia, Kintivo (Kintivo.com) is the leading global provider of sophisticated B2B and B2C SharePoint based eCommerce solutions. The Kintivo team has been delivering solutions since the first BETA version of Team Services in 1999 and has continued to mature and grow with the product through the years.
Kintivo has worked with a diverse group of clients spanning the globe and ranging from Fortune 500 companies, associations and non-profits of all sizes, as well as government agencies.
As a multi-lingual, multi-currency solution, the SharePoint eCommerce Module provides a way for clients to thoughtfully deliver enterprise grade features to their staff and to their customers. Inventory database schemas have undergone very little change over the past 10 years. Improvements have largely been concentrated around system integration and flexibility. Kintivo is revolutionizing how organizations approach their B2B and B2C activities. The solution is based on a strategy which maximizes the strengths of the “best-of-breed” approach, as well as the major benefits of the “unified platform” approach.
As an expert of SharePoint technologies, Kintivo works with organizations to apply the technical capabilities of SharePoint to respond to organizational needs and process modernization. The product reflects the extensive expertise in web usability and an understanding of how to further improve user experience delivering a flexible and intuitive enterprise eCommerce solution.
Founded in 2004, Avalara pioneered a service-based platform for sales tax and compliance automation and has been recognized for years as one of America’s fastest growing technology firms. The company’s cloud solutions help thousands of customers stay focused on their core businesses by providing automated end to end compliance services including sales and use tax calculation, exemption certificate management, filing and remittance, and a broad array of related services.
Avalara built its technology platform and extensive user base using internal expertise and the strategic acquisition of industry leading organizations, technologies, and personnel. Operating behind the scenes via seamless integration with virtually any business management system, Avalara delivers fast, easy, accurate, and affordable solutions for companies of any size.
On the international front, the company supports 85 countries in Europe, Asia, Latin America, and the Pacific Rim. It serves tens of thousands of registered users globally and calculates VAT, sales and use taxes on one billion transactions annually. The company employs more than 400 professionals at its headquarters on Bainbridge Island, WA and offices in Seattle WA; Irvine, San Diego and Rocklin, CA; Falls Church, VA; Raleigh, NC; Harrisburg, PA; and Pune, India.