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Returns for Communications


Avalara Returns for Communications acts as your organization’s trusted turn-key compliance department. As regulators struggle to keep up with changing technology and business models it is more critical than ever for communications businesses to meticulously manage tax filing, regulatory reporting and remittance. Avalara can handle all of this tedious and time consuming monthly work on your behalf in all communications markets, saving you time, reducing costs and most important, ensuring ongoing compliance and peace of mind.

Avalara Returns for Communications can be purchased alone but works best in conjunction with our SaaS AvaTax for Communications.

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We manage compliance operations.
We do all of the heavy lifting so you don’t have to. It really doesn’t get any easier than this.
  • First, we process your transaction data, which can be from AvaTax for Communications or many other acceptable data sources.
  • Next we prepare your returns and forms. You can easily review these electronically in our on-line compliance portal.
  • Once approved, we file and remit payment on your behalf.
  • Finally, we generate reconciliation reports so you can see exactly how everything was disbursed.
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We handle jurisdiction management.
Our tax experts do the talking and process the paperwork for more than 70,000 tax jurisdictions.
  • We are more than happy to communicate with tax authorities on your behalf.
  • We manage your license registration and renewal in all jurisdictions.
  • We are experts at navigating the maze of notice handling and dispute resolution.
  • In the event you need it, our qualified team can provide you with complete audit support.
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We have a stellar team working on your behalf.
Our seasoned professionals include attorneys, CPAs and other experienced tax industry veterans.
  • You have a dedicated group of compliance experts serving your account.
  • We provide regular account reconciliation and account reviews.
  • You also have access to tax consulting when you need it.
  • Our on-line compliance portal is available any time you want to see the status of your returns and filings.
Need more information?

A short conversation with Avalara will answer your questions and evaluate the fit for your business.

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Communications Markets
  • Wireline
  • Cellular
  • VoIP
  • Cable
  • Satellite
  • Internet
  • Unified Communications
  • VPN
  • SaaS
  • Managed Services
  • Co-Location

Wireline • Cellular • VoIP • Cable • Internet • Unified Communications • VPN • SaaS • Managed Services • Co-Location

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Professional Services

The Avalara for Communications staff of highly regarded attorneys, CPAs and other tax experts offers a wide variety of consulting, training and other services to help you navigate the complex world communications taxation.

Contact us today to discuss your needs.

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