The Resource Group Reaches Highest Level of Avalara’s Exclusive Partner Program

Solid performance grows partner relationship

Online PR News – 12-June-2011 – – For Immediate Release

RENTON, WA – The Resource Group ( is pleased to announce their promotion to Managed Partner in Avalara’s exclusive Partner Program.

The Resource Group’s skills of integrating Avalara’s AvaTax solution to meet their customers’ sales and use tax needs earned them a top performing partner status this year. As a result, Avalara has dedicated senior sales staff to focus on growing The Resource Group business as a Managed Partner.

“We are excited to strengthen our strategic partnership with Avalara as a Managed Partner in the Partner Program to provide even better service to our customers,” says Marty Schillaci of The Resource Group. “The Avalara AvaTax family of products helps us provide much needed end-to-end sales tax compliance solutions and greater efficiencies and cost saving value to our business clients.”

“For years The Resource Group has consistently been one of Avalara’s best partners in the Pacific Northwest. I am pleased to announce their promotion within the Avalara family of partners to our exclusive Managed Partner program,” adds Patrick Falle, SVP of Sales. “Their dedication to selling and supporting the Avalara suite of tax compliance services is deeply appreciated. We want to ensure their continued success by dedicating a senior team member of the AvaTax team to help expedite sales and improve marketing efforts to deliver results.”

Avalara’s AvaTax is an easy-to-use sales tax calculation and filing solution that integrates seamlessly with Microsoft Dynamics GP, part of The Resource Group’s business solution offerings. The AvaTax family delivers to the rooftop sales tax calculation, automated built-in intelligent exemption certificate management and seamless filing and remittance of sales tax liability.

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About The Resource Group
The Resource Group is a seasoned team of business professionals that help companies gain valuable business insight from their financial systems, enabling customers to manage their business more efficiently and effectively. We are a leading provider of Microsoft Dynamics GP (Great Plains) accounting and business management software solutions. For over two decades, The Resource Group has helped hundreds of organizations throughout the Pacific Northwest states of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Alaska streamline operations, optimize finances, and improve reporting by utilizing Microsoft Dynamics GP software. Learn more about The Resource Group by visiting

About Avalara
Headquartered in Bainbridge Island, WA, Avalara is the recognized leader in web-based sales tax solutions, and is transforming the sales and use tax compliance process for businesses of all sizes. Avalara’s AvaTax family of products provides end-to-end compliance solutions and is regarded as the fastest, easiest, most accurate and affordable way for companies to address their statutory tax requirements. Avalara is the industry's most trusted provider of sales and use tax automation solutions and is one of America’s fastest growing companies earning recognitions such as Microsoft’s SaaS Partner of the Year for 2010. For more information, please visit