When you visit our Website or subscribe to one of our Services, you may provide us with two types of information: personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected on an individual basis and Website use information that is aggregated as you and others browse our Website. Our Website is not intentionally designed for or directed at children under 18 years of age and all users of our Website and Users who register for an Account are required to be at least 18 years old. It is TaxHACKer’s policy never to knowingly collect or maintain personally-identifiable information about anyone under the age of 13.
Account Information. When you subscribe to a TaxHACKer Service or Account, or purchase any other products or services from us or our partners, you may need to give personal information necessary to establish your account and provide the Service and to authorize us to obtain information from various credit services in order to collect your payment. For example, you may need to provide the following information:
Service Profile Information. Some of TaxHACKer’s Services may provide you the option of customizing your use of the Services. If you choose to take advantage of these features, it may be necessary to provide additional information necessary for the Service to provide the content according to your preferences. These preferences will not be shared with third parties.
Email Information. If you choose to correspond further with us through email, we may retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and our responses. We provide the same protections for these electronic communications that we employ in the maintenance of information received by mail and telephone.
Broadly speaking, we use personal information for purposes of administering our business activities, providing customer service and making available other products and services to our customers and prospective customers. Our uses of personal information may include the following:
TaxHACKer only shares personal information with other companies or individuals outside of TaxHACKer in the following limited circumstances:
We may enter into strategic alliances or partnerships with third parties for the purposes of jointly providing additional services. To do so, it may be necessary to share with such third parties limited personal information such as your name, address, telephone number and email addresses for the purpose of providing you information regarding such products and services. If you choose to provide personal information or consent to the use of existing personal information for the purposes of subscribing to such additional products or services, both we and our partner may share ownership of this personal information. In any case, we will require that the privacy policies of such partners provide substantially similar protections to those provided by TaxHACKer
TaxHACKer offers you the choices and means to limit use and disclosure of your personally identifiable information. As such, you will be provided with an opportunity to opt-out of the following situations: (a) having your personally identifiable information disclosed to third parties, other than to the extent legally required or as needed to provide the Services for which you have subscribed or to enable you to attend the events for which you have registered, (b) having your personally identifiable information used by us for a purpose which is incompatible with the purpose for which it was originally collected or subsequently authorized by you, (c) having your personally identifiable information shared, sold to third parties, or used or transferred in other ways, (d) having complementary goods and services marketed to you.
TaxHACKer will provide you with a clear, conspicuous, readily available mechanism to exercise this choice. We will take all reasonable steps to honor your request. To opt out, please send an email to email@example.com or write to TaxHACKer, Inc., 4966 El Camino Real, Suite 213, Los Altos, California 94022. If you have any inquiries, complaints or difficulties in exercising these opt out options set forth above, please direct your inquiry to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Generally, if you choose to limit the use and disclosure of your personally identifiable information, TaxHACKer may not be able to:
California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits users who are California residents to request and obtain from us once a year, free of charge, a list of the third parties to whom we disclosed personal information (if any) for direct marketing purposes during the preceding calendar year. If applicable, this information would include the categories of personal information shared with those third parties. If you are a California resident and wish to make such a request, you may contact us by sending us an email at email@example.com or write to us at TaxHACKer, Inc., 4966 El Camino Real, Suite 213, Los Altos, California 94022, Attn: Privacy.
We do not knowingly solicit, collect or use personal information from children under 13. For information concerning the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”), visit the Federal Trade Commission’s website at www.ftc.gov.
Your information may be stored and processed in the United States or any other country where TaxHACKer has facilities, and by subscribing to our Services you consent to the transfer of information outside of your country.
In addition, we are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Website nor the information or content contained therein. Often links to other websites are provided solely as pointers to information on topics that may be useful to the users of our Website.
From time to time, we may offer you the ability to pay for Services with a credit card using e-commerce software that meets payment card industry data security standards
Other email that you may send to us may not be secure unless we advise you that security measures will be in place prior to your transmitting the information. For that reason, we ask that you do not send confidential information such as Social Security or credit card account numbers to us through an unsecured email.
Information Security. Personal information and user-specific settings and preferences are stored using commercially standard database and website security software. User passwords are saved in encrypted form to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure and accidental loss, alteration or destruction.
Evaluation of Information Protection Practices. Periodically, our operations and business practices are reviewed for compliance with corporate policies and procedures governing the security, confidentiality and quality of our information.
Employee Access, Training and Expectations. Our employees are required to protect confidential third party information in general as a condition of employment at TaxHACKer, and our business practices limit the use and disclosure of such information, including personal information, to authorized persons, processes and transactions.
When you order a Service, we ask you to provide personal information. If you decline to submit this personal information, TaxHACKer will not be able to provide those Services to you.
If you would like to modify your Password, please call 800-831-8675 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
To process your requests, we may ask you to provide such identification as we deem necessary to protect your personal information from unauthorized access. Also, we may decline to process requests that are unreasonably repetitive or systematic, require disproportionate technical effort, jeopardize the privacy of others, or would be extremely impractical (for example, requests concerning information residing on backup tapes), or for which access is not otherwise required. In any case where we provide information access and correction, we perform this service free of charge during normal business hours of our headquarters corporate office, except if doing so would require a disproportionate effort.