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How do I start collecting tax for the state through Avalara?


You are stating to collect tax in a state and want to set it up in Avalara to start collecting tax.


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  • In the admin console go to  > Organizations > Select the company > Nexus Jurisdictions
    • Select country > click Select Jurisdictions > select state > Save > if available, click Select Jurisdictions > select locals > Save
  • Select each area by checkmark and change began date to the desired date you would like Avalara to start collecting tax
    • Any transactions which you calculate tax on after you click save will reflect the new jurisdiction
    • Any transactions which were already processed need to be updated
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