New alliance represents Avalara’s expansion into the PEO industry
Bainbridge Island, WA – Sept. 8, 2014: Avalara, Inc., (www.Avalara.com), a leading provider of cloud-based software that delivers a broad array of compliance solutions related to sales tax and other transactional taxes, today announced it has formed a strategic alliance with PayPlus Software, Inc., (www.payplus.com), a leading payroll and employee management software company serving the Professional Employer Organization (PEO) industry.
Under this new partnership, PayPlus/SLS is now able to introduce Avalara’s sales tax compliance solutions to their PEO service bureau partners, who in turn can add Avalara’s solutions to their portfolio of customer offerings. Avalara’s alliance with PayPlus represents Avalara’s inaugural entry in the PEO industry, making it easier for PEO customers to be compliant in all aspects of their business.
“Manually managing sales tax is difficult, expensive, and
Specifically, Avalara automates and simplifies governmental compliance processes for
“PEO customers who outsource payroll understand the benefits of outsourcing and automating the compliance process,” continued Falle. “Our solutions and those offered by payroll providers go hand-in-hand and, once engaged, Avalara becomes an extension of the payroll provider’s sales, marketing and deployment team. It’s a compelling partner model, and one we look forward to developing.”
Angela Costello, president of PayPlus/SLS said, “As a long time operator in the Payroll/HR Outsourcing industry, we understand how automating complex, administrative processes can help businesses gain efficiencies. Our partnership with Avalara allows our PEO clients and partners to expand their offerings and provide additional value, allowing businesses to focus on their primary expertise.”
Avalara helps businesses of all sizes achieve compliance with sales tax, excise tax, and other transactional tax requirements by delivering comprehensive, automated, cloud-based solutions that are fast, accurate, and easy to use. Avalara’s end-to-end suite of solutions
Avalara offers hundreds of pre-built connectors into leading accounting, ERP,
About PayPlus Software
PayPlus Software, Inc., is the oldest and largest provider of payroll and human resource management software to the PEO (Professional Employer Organization) industry. PayPlus is designed specifically to operate PEOs and/or temporary staffing companies. Its "PEO software by PEOs"—the only PEO software developed by PEOs for PEOs.