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Sovos Named a Leader in “IDC MarketScape for Worldwide SaaS and Cloud VAT Software” 2021

“Sovos combines local expertise with a seamless, global customer experience across its full suite of compliance solutions. They are a strong choice for companies of any size looking for cloud tax software and services to meet compliance and regulatory demands anywhere they do business.”
– Kevin Permenter, IDC research director, financial applications

Get sales tax complexity off the table

Whether you’re a manufacturer, retailer, wholesaler, service organization, technology leader or any other type of business, you need a partner to make sense of the complexities of rapidly changing sales tax rules.

There are more than 12,000 state and local tax jurisdictions across the United States, and nearly every state is looking for ways to generate new revenue streams and close tax gaps.

As your business continues to expand and evolve, the complexity only grows. Every new market, product, customer and region is likely to introduce a new set of rates and rules. And getting tax right has never been more important. Don’t let a changing sales tax environment derail your businesses potential.

Sovos Simplifies Sales and Use Tax

Rate accuracy

Capture taxes accurately regardless of where you operate, how you operate and who your buyers are.

Control exemptions

Track any partner or supplier who is exempt from sales tax, keep your certificates up to date and control liability.

Complete filing

Collecting tax is only the beginning. Partner with our experts to meet every filing deadline accurately and on time using the correct forms to the proper tax authority.

Sovos Sales and Use Tax Featured Solutions

Integrate with your existing systems

Integrate into enterprise and ecommerce systems of record, including the most widely used enterprise resource planning (ERP) and point-of-sale (POS) systems.​

Calculate tax rates accurately in every scenario

Manage compliance for the most complex states, product types and scenarios, including variables such as caps, thresholds, coupons and refunds, bracket taxing, rental taxes, tax holidays, urban enterprise zones and more.

Validate use tax and vendor invoices

Gain visibility and control over tax data on every purchase - without slowing down your accounts payable process.

Manage exemption certificates in real-time

Manage the entire exemption certificate process from collection and archiving to validation, real-time reporting and audit defense.

Automate sales tax filings

Accurately and efficiently manage hundreds of monthly returns and sub-schedules in every jurisdiction.

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