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Mark Giddens, Manager of Pre-Sales Support at Avalara to Speak at The Knowledge Group’s The Growing Importance of Sales Tax Automation: What You Need to Know Live Webcast

New York, NY, March 31, 2018 --( The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Mark Giddens, Manager of Pre-Sales Support at Avalara will speak at The Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “The Growing Importance of Sales Tax Automation: What You Need to Know.” This one-hour event will be held on July 31, 2018 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM (ET).

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About Mark Giddens

Mark Giddens is one of Avalara’s founding employees and has worked in accounting and sales and use tax management for over 14 years. Working with hundreds of companies across many industries, Mark helps guide business owners and finance professionals in maintaining compliance and leveraging best-practices across the organization.

Mark is Manager of Pre-Sales Support at Avalara.

About Avalara

Avalara helps businesses of all sizes achieve compliance with transaction taxes, including sales and use, VAT, excise, communications, and other tax types. The company delivers comprehensive, automated, cloud-based solutions designed to be fast, accurate, and easy to use. The Avalara Compliance Cloud® platform helps customers manage complicated and burdensome tax compliance obligations imposed by state, local, and other taxing authorities throughout the world. For more information, visit us at


With various complex regulations and rapidly changing rates, efficiently managing sales tax compliance could be a real challenge for companies. Not only it is time-consuming, but it is also costly and error-prone. Automating sales tax can simplify the process, save time, and cut off unnecessary costs and labor.

This Live Webcast will discuss how the leading sales tax automation solutions today can help businesses respond to various taxation issues and meet complex compliance standards. A panel of professionals and thought leaders organized by The Knowledge Group will identify unique risks and challenges that businesses face in calculating, filing and reporting sales tax compliance. The audience will learn how automation solutions can mitigate these risks and help overcome sales tax compliance challenges.

Key topics include:

• Common Sales Tax Challenges
• Understanding Sales Tax Automation Solutions
• Key Benefits of Sales Tax Automation
• End-to-End Compliance Solutions
• Trends, Updates and Developments in 2018

About The Knowledge Group /The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series

The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register for an event, please visit:
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