Kintsugi Raises $6M Series A

Kintsugi AI, a Francisco, CA-based provider of a tax automation platform, raised $6M in Series A funding at a $40M valuation.

The round was led by Link Ventures, Venture Highway, KyberKnight, Plug and Play, DeVC and angels investors.

The company intends to use the funds to further develop its end-to-end sales tax management solution.

Co-founded by Pujun Bhatnagar, Barkin Doganay, and Jeff Gibson, Kintsugi AI aims to automate sales tax compliance with its comprehensive platform, covering real time nexus monitoring, AI-enabled product categorization, rooftop-level tax calculation and validation, sales tax registration, filing, exemption certificates handling, and back-tax compliance.

Kintsugi is secure, encrypted, GDPR-compliant and SOC 2 Type II compliant. The company complies with the Trust Services Criteria’s advanced protocols for Security, Availability, Processing Integrity, Confidentiality, and Privacy.