AUGUSTA, GA — February 7, 2018— TaxSlayer, a leading online and professional tax and financial technology company, today announced a strategic partnership with Kabbage, Inc., a global technology and data platform powering small business lending. The collaboration offers qualified small business customers hassle-free access to lines of credit up to $250,000 from Kabbage, and exclusive tax resources, including tips, promotions and discounts from TaxSlayer.
“Providing access to Kabbage’s network of small business perks, educational content and lending products is another way we can make things easier for our customers during tax season,” said Josh Gaudin, Head of Strategic Partnerships at TaxSlayer. “This partnership will help ensure that both TaxSlayer and Kabbage customers have access to the best resources to make tax filing a stress-free experience.”
TaxSlayer customers will have access to:
- Lines of credit from Kabbage up to $250,000 for qualified borrowers
- Promotions from Kabbage, including a $100 gift card after qualification
- Partner offers through the Kabbage Customer Perks network
- Tips and insight on small business lending and finance
Kabbage customers will have access to:
- Small business and personal tax tips from TaxSlayer
- Market leading tax-filing support from TaxSlayer
- Unique promotions and discounts from TaxSlayer, including 20 percent off services
“This partnership brings together market leaders in online tax filing and small business lending to empower the hard-working small business owners driving America’s economy,” said Michelle Lisowski, Head of Brand and Growth at Kabbage. “We are thrilled to partner with TaxSlayer, and most importantly, we are excited to serve both customer bases through our shared network of perks and opportunities.”
TaxSlayer makes life simpler and less stressful for millions of Americans with exceptional, easy-to-use technology. Trusted for over 50 years, TaxSlayer saves business owners, tax professionals and individual consumers time and money with high-quality, high-value financial products. In addition to offering the top-rated tax preparation software, support, and tools, TaxSlayer’s products are radically transforming the legal, bookkeeping, and HR/payroll arenas, helping small business owners better serve their customers.
The company successfully completed more than 10 million state and federal e-filed tax returns in 2017, representing a 200% increase over the past three years. TaxSlayer’s software was ranked #1 for five straight years in numerous categories, including overall satisfaction by the National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP).
Kabbage Inc., headquartered in Atlanta, has pioneered a financial services data and technology platform to provide automated funding to small businesses in minutes. Kabbage leverages data generated through business activity such as accounting data, online sales, shipping and dozens of other sources to understand performance and deliver fast, flexible funding in real time. With the largest international network of global-bank partnerships for an online lender, Kabbage powers small business lending for ING, Santander and Scotia Bank across Canada, Mexico, Spain, the U.K., Italy and France. Kabbage is funded and backed by leading investors, including SoftBank Group Corp., BlueRun Ventures, Mohr Davidow Ventures, Thomvest Ventures, SoftBank Capital, Reverence Capital Partners, the UPS Strategic Enterprise Fund, ING, Santander InnoVentures, Scotiabank and TCW/Craton. All Kabbage U.S.-based loans are issued by Celtic Bank, a Utah-Chartered Industrial Bank, Member FDIC. For more information, please visit www.kabbage.com.