Sona Akmakjian

Avalara
Senior Director Global Accounting Strategic Partnerships
sona.akmakjian@avalara.com
(206) 826-4900

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Sona is a certified California CPA with 28 years of experience in transnational tax services and automation. Her experience includes working for a state agency administering sales and use taxes, work in a Big Four accounting firm, a tax software company, and mid-market consulting firms.  Sona has strong skills in strategic alliances, executive collaboration, M&A due diligence, project and product management with deep industry experience across multiple market segments, including a specific focus in the enterprise segment.

About Us: Avalara helps businesses of all sizes achieve compliance with transactional taxes, including sales and use, VAT, excise, communications, and other tax types. The company delivers comprehensive, automated, cloud-based solutions that are designed to be fast, accurate, and easy to use. We automate and simplify governmental compliance processes, including tax determination, exemption certificate management, and tax return preparation, filing, and remittance. Avalara’s Compliance Cloud™ platform helps customers manage complicated and burdensome tax compliance obligations imposed by state, local, and other taxing authorities throughout the world. Avalara offers more than 500 hundred pre-built connectors into leading accounting, ERP, ecommerce and other business applications making the integration of tax and compliance solutions easy for customers. Each year, the company processes billions of indirect tax transactions for customers and users, files more than a million tax returns and other compliance documents. 

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Tuesday, May 11, 2021: 12:00PM EDT

CostFREE  CPE Credits1.0 hour  Subject AreaTaxes  Course LevelBasic  Instructional MethodGroup Internet Based  PrerequisitesNone  Advanced PreparationNone     Who should attend?CPA - small firm, CPA - medium firm, CPA - large firm, Other