We collect your information in order to fulfill the Terms of Service we have agreed upon with you for the use of our Websites and Service. In addition to monitoring compliance with the Terms of Service, this includes in particular the proper handling of your payment arrangements and to conduct statistical and performance analyses, and to prosecute unauthorized use of our website. The information remains anonymous whenever possible.
1. HOW WE PROTECT YOUR DATA PRIVACY RIGHTS
1.1 WHAT IS PERSONAL INFORMATION
Personal Information means any information or data, which we have collected from you, or received from a third party, by which we can identify you, whether by itself or in conjunction with information in our possession or likely to come into our possession. This can be an identifier, for example your name, an identification number, location data, email address, or other factors of your identity, for example physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social factors.
1.2 NON-PERSONAL INFORMATION
Non-Personal Information is any information that is not Personal Information.
1.3 PUBLIC INFORMATION
You may choose to disclose Personal or Non-Personal Information in the course of using our Websites and Service, such as, without limitation creating your own content for our Service, or any communication by you or by other users in our Forums, regarding information that you have freely chosen to disclose to these users. By submitting Public Information with your use of our Websites or Service, you acknowledge and agree that this Public Information becomes part of the public domain.
Our Website may contain advertising or services which link to other websites such as without limitation Twitter, Facebook and YouTube. The fact that we link to a third party website is not an endorsement, authorization, or representation of our affiliation with that third party website or the operator of that third party website. If you click on a link to a third party site, including on an advertisement, you will leave our Websites and Service. Because we cannot control the activities of third parties, we cannot accept responsibility for any use of your Personal Information by such third parties, and we cannot guarantee that they will adhere to the same privacy and security practices as us. Party website that you access from an advertisement contained on our Websites. Both we and the owner or operator of that third party website will be the data controller in respect of any such information.
1.5 HOW WE PROTECT YOUR RIGHTS
The Personal Information that you provide to us directly or indirectly through integrated third party services, such as without limitation when you use your email or social media account to register with our Service, or when you embed or use links and content from third party services in our Service, will be collected and processed by us or by third party data processors appointed by us to undertake processing on our behalf.
Any Personal Information that we transfer to and/ or share with third parties is protected by our contract with these third party services, all of which implement the EU model clauses for data protection and, if these third party services are located within a country, state or region outside of the EU, certify adequate compliance with the EU data protection standards, such as, without limitation, the EU-US or EU-Swiss Data Privacy Shield.
Your Personal Information will be stored on servers which may be owned by third parties, that may be located outside of the EU, such as Amazon Web Services, Inc. and Google, Inc. and/or their respective affiliates all of which are for purposes of data protection under contractual control by us.
If you have any questions about security on our Websites, please contact us at privacy@Taxplow.com.
1.6 YOUR RIGHTS
You may correct, update and change, or delete your Personal Information through your Account or request from us to release to you your Personal Information, which is in our possession, by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you cannot change Personal Information through your Account, you may send your requests to email@example.com. For privacy protection reasons, we will require identification before we take any action under this Section if you send a request by email to us.
2. COLLECTING INFORMATION: WHAT, WHEN, AND WHY
2.1 USE OF OUR WEBSITES
When you access and use our Websites, before you register an Account for use of our Service, we may collect the following information:
of such information by changing your browser settings. However, please note that this may affect the functionality of the Websites and your user experience.
2.1 (b) Log files
Like most standard website servers, we use log files. This includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user's movement in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses, etc. are not linked to personally identifiable information.
2.1 (c) Third-party tools
We may use third party analytics tools, such as Google Analytics, to collect information about use of our Websites. These tools collect information such as how often users visit our Websites, what pages they visit, and what other sites they used prior to coming to our Websites. We use this information to improve our Websites and Services. These third party tools may also transfer this information to their servers for further analysis. You can learn about Google’s practices by going towww.google.com/policies/privacy/partners, and opt out by downloading the Google Analytics opt out browser add-on, available athttps://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
When you register for an Account on our Websites, we may collect the following information:
(a) Personal identification information such as your name, email address, date of birth, gender, physical address, telephone number; (b) Business related information such as your company name, job title, industry, and company size; and (c) Financial information, like your credit card number or bank account information, may be collected when you sign up for a paid service, purchase a product, or engage in transactions on our Websites.
2.3 WHY WE COLLECT THIS INFORMATION
We collect this information to:
(a) Provide and improve our Websites and Services; (b) Process your transactions; (c) Verify your identity and prevent fraud; (d) Customize your experience on our Websites and Services; (e) Communicate with you about our Services and promotions; and (f) Comply with legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
3. SHARING AND DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION
3.2 We may provide your Personal Information to third-party service providers who work on our behalf or with us to provide some of the services and features of the Websites and to help us communicate with you. Examples of such services include sending email, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance, processing payments (including credit card payments), and providing customer service.
3.3 We may share your Personal Information in response to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims. We may also share your Personal Information if we believe it is necessary in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of our Terms of Service, or as otherwise required by law.
3.5 We may share aggregated demographic information and user statistics with our partners. This is not linked to any Personal Information that can identify any individual person.
4. SECURITY OF YOUR INFORMATION
4.1 We understand that the security of your Personal Information is important. We provide reasonable administrative, technical, and physical security controls to protect your Personal Information. However, despite our efforts, no security controls are 100% effective and we cannot ensure or warrant the security of your Personal Information.
4.2 You are responsible for protecting the security of your login information, and for any transactions made or actions taken on your account. Please notify us immediately if you suspect any unauthorized use of your account.
5. YOUR RIGHTS AND CHOICES
5.1 You have the right to access, correct, update, or request deletion of your Personal Information.
5.2 You have the right to object to processing of your Personal Information, ask us to restrict processing of your Personal Information, or request portability of your Personal Information.
5.3 If we have collected and process your Personal Information with your consent, then you can withdraw your consent at any time. Withdrawing your consent will not affect the lawfulness of any processing we conducted prior to your withdrawal, nor will it affect processing of your Personal Information conducted in reliance on lawful processing grounds other than consent.
5.4 You have the right to complain to a data protection authority about our collection and use of your Personal Information.
6. CHILDREN'S PRIVACY
Our Websites and Services are not intended for use by children under the age of 13, and we do not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under the age of 13 without obtaining parental consent. If we learn that we have collected Personal Information of a child under the age 13 without parental consent, we will take steps to delete such information from our files as soon as possible.
8. CONTACT INFORMATION