Communications Services Tax

Improved tax determination accuracy for telecom and non-traditional communications services ⁠— from landline and mobile to streaming and IoT.


Industry-leading tax determination for a complex industry

Communications services tax grows more complex every day with changing regulations and emerging technologies. We provide scalable, trusted tax determination solutions for telecom and non-traditional communications services in North America.

Automate Communications tax with Vertex technology built for the tax communications industry

Improve accuracy, enhance efficiency, and reduce risk

Our solutions support communications tax determination, even for the most complex offerings like bundled services.

Leverage Our Expertise

Focus your tax staff on higher-value work by leaving detailed tax research to us. Our embedded tax content drives improved tax accuracy on every bill.

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Grow Your Business Confidently

Take advantage of emerging communications technology to expand your business without adding tax risk.

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Customize to Meet Your Unique Needs

Your Vertex tax engine provides deep tax content for traditional and non-traditional communication services. You can also configure your system with custom rules to meet your unique business needs.

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Drive IT Efficiency

Reduce your IT footprint by leveraging a single tax engine for sales, use, value added, and communications tax.

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Microsoft enables a flexible tax solution for the launch of Skype for Business

  • Enabled seamless tax processes for a global rollout for e-commerce sales
  • Standard rates, fees, and taxes are now calculated or exempted in the same system
  • Took control of tax complexity around communications tax

Microsoft enables a flexible tax solution for the launch of Skype for Business

"Vertex really went the extra mile to make sure that O Series does what Microsoft needs. "

Ben Wright
Program Manager, Business Operations, Microsoft

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We connect with a number of leading communications services billing platforms. With our partners, we simplify tax determination.