How does the API work?
The Communications Tax API provides communications tax calculation using
information provided by jurisdiction codes, NPANXX, address and ZIP codes,
supporting thousands of taxing jurisdictions, including country state/province, county,
city and special taxing jurisdiction levels.
The Communications Tax API is a SOAP web service
This service is the external programmatic interface into the Avalara Communications tax engine. It provides a platform-independent mechanism for obtaining tax calculation information.
How does the Avalara Communications solution benefit businesses?
Avalara Communications connects to billing or ERP systems to quickly determine taxes
for telecommunication services, as well as VoIP, internet services, satellite TV, and other
communications services. Learn more