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Calculate tax for online marketplace transactions

This article applies to:Avalara AvaTax Update

Some states require online marketplaces to collect sales tax for you, while other states require your company to do the collection and payment work itself. To avoid over- or underpaying, you'll want to set up special rules for online marketplaces like Amazon, Etsy, and Ebay.


  1. Add a marketplace location to your company profile.
    Create a company location for each online marketplace your company uses.
  2. Create a custom rule for marketplace transactions.
    Create rules that apply to transactions made through online marketplaces.
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