Vertex for Marketplaces

As online marketplaces reach increasingly global audiences, Vertex for Marketplaces helps marketplace businesses comply fully with changing international tax regulations.

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VAT/GST compliance for marketplaces

Online marketplace operators selling into Europe face a complex challenge of VAT/GST liability, tax calculation, and currency conversion according to the latest marketplace facilitator rules in every country. Making sure the correct VAT/GST is charged on every invoice, and the VAT amount is remitted to the proper jurisdictions each month adds steps to the marketplace operation.

Vertex for Marketplaces integrates with your e-commerce or marketplace platform to automate invoicing and tax, keeping you current on the latest country and local rates and rules, and streamlining the seller and customer journey so you can focus on accelerating growth.

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Explore the Features, Benefits & Highlights

Continually updated tax rules and rates keep you up to date.

A continually updated database of tax rules and rates support the latest regional and jurisdiction-specific VAT/GST requirements for Europe. You’ll increase confidence in tax determination and reduce audit risk.

Automated B2B validation streamlines VAT management.

Validate business tax numbers in real-time allowing your business to offer reverse charge (no VAT/GST charge) to business customers in countries that support the reverse charge rule.

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Assessing the key factors that determine tax liability.

An automated assessment of the four key factors for assignment of VAT/GST liability for online marketplaces - where the customer is, what the goods are, what the value of the goods are, and where the underlying seller is.

A real-time tax calculation engine.

Robust calculation engine delivers tax calculation per line item according to product categorisation, tax liability rules, VAT/GST rates, and currency conversion.

Compliant invoicing made easy.

Whether your sales now require multiple invoices per basket, chains of invoices from seller to platform to customers, self-billed invoices or up to 27 EU invoicing requirements to comply with, it’s all automated in the sales journey including with buyer and back-to-back invoicing.

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APIs enable flexible integration and scalability.

Integrate the solution to your e-commerce or marketplace platform using APIs. Once integrated, merchants can automate the addition/updating of products from their source systems via an API call.