Tax services with Avalara AvaTax

Shopify Plus

If you use Shopify Plus and have an up-to-date billing agreement, then you can use Avalara AvaTax. If Tax services doesn't appear on your Taxes settings page, then contact your Shopify Plus Merchant Success Manager.

Avalara AvaTax is sales tax software that automates tax calculations and the tax filing process. Avalara provides real-time tax codes from more than 12,000 taxing jurisdictions, which helps make sure that your sales tax is calculated based on the most up-to-date tax rules.

If your store is on Shopify Plus, then you can activate Avalara AvaTax in your Shopify admin to charge taxes in your store using Avalara’s services instead of Shopify’s built-in tax engine. You can use Avalara AvaTax to:

  • obtain 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.

Next steps

Activate Avalara AvaTax Connect your Avalara AvaTax account to Shopify.
Configure your tax settings Set up the tax codes for your products and variants.
FAQ Find answers to common questions about tax services.

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