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Sign up for an AvaTax Sandbox Account

  • To get started, we’ll first set you up with an AvaTax Sandbox account. This account will allow you to use advanced AvaTax functionality in the U.S. and Canada only, in an environment called Sandbox. To access full AvaTax Pro System Tax Code functionality or Global Nexus Jurisdictions, please contact sales to inquire about a paid development account.

  • This sandbox account is for evaluation only and is initially active for 60 days, but you can request an extension if needed. You will need to add company profile and tax profile information to calculate sales tax. Because this is a sandbox, you can experiment all you like and your test data will be kept separate from your production accounts.
If you are having difficulty deciding where to start, check out our getting started guide. A few other good resources are the following blog posts: Here are links to download a few of our SDKs: If you are interested in working with SDKs, make sure to checkout our AvaTax SDKs and our SOAP SDKs.