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TrustFile, an Avalara Company — TrustFile Sales & Use Tax




2011 Overall Rating 4


Best Fit:

Businesses wishing to e-file their sales and use tax reports for multiple location businesses in one or more of the 12 supported states, and those who wish to electronically pay these liabilities.


  • Simple navigation & function
  • E-filing to each of the supported states
  • PDF output
  • Available forms library for other states
  • Data import from CSV

Potential Limitations:

  • No integration between state program versions
  • Limited output formats (only PDF)
  • No client communication/billing templates
  • No integration with accounting systems

Executive Summary & Pricing:

TrustFile is best suited for small to mid-sized businesses with multiple locations within one or more of the states supported by the program. The e-file focused system is simple to use, though lacks some advanced features and report output options. Each state edition is priced at $159 per year, which supports filing for up to five entities in that state. Additional user licenses are available for $99 each.

Product Delivery Methods:

_X_ On-Premises

___ SaaS

___ Hosted by Vendor


Basic System Functions 4.25

Compliance Capabilities 4

Integration/Import/Export 3.25

Help/Support 4

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