Last updated: January 3, 2018.
INFORMATION COLLECTION AND USE
1. Information Collection.
We collect minimal information from you on this Site only when you submit it to us. The information is only used to process your payment information or to enable us to respond to your questions
(a) Email Addresses. Several locations of the Site permit you to enter your email address for purposes submitting your payment information to collect our fee.
(b) Cookies and Other Technology – We do not use or store cookies.
(c) Log Files. As is true of most web sites, the Site server automatically recognizes the Internet URL from which you access the Site. We may also log your Internet protocol (“IP”) address, Internet service provider, and date/time stamp for system administration, order verification, internal marketing, and system troubleshooting purposes. (An IP address may indicate the location of your computer on the Internet.)
2. Information Use and Disclosure.
(a) Internal Use. We use your personal information to process your order and provide you with customer service. We may internally use your personal information to improve the Sites’ content and layout, to improve outreach and for our own marketing efforts (including marketing our services to you), and to determine general marketplace information about visitors to the Site.
(b) Communications with You: We will use your personal information to communicate with you about the Site if necessary. Also, we may send you a confirmation email when you pay a fee. We may send you newsletters from time to time or other service-related announcements. If you submit your email address, we use it to deliver the information to you. We always permit you to unsubscribe or opt out of future emails.
(c) External Use. We do not sell, rent, trade, license or otherwise disclose your specific personal information or financial information to anyone except that:
The Site incorporates physical, electronic, and administrative procedures to safeguard the confidentiality of your personal information, including Secure Sockets Layer (“SSL”) for all financial transactions through the Site. We use SSL encryption to protect your personal information online, and we also take several steps to protect your personal information in our facilities. Access to your personal information is restricted. Only employees who need access to your personal information to perform a specific job are granted access to your personal information. Finally, we rely on third-party service providers for the physical security of some of our computer hardware. We believe that their security procedures are adequate. For example, when you visit the Site, you access servers that are kept in a secure physical environment, behind an electronic firewall.
While we use industry-standard precautions to safeguard your personal information, we cannot guarantee complete security. 100% complete security does not presently exist anywhere online or offline.
Upon your request, we will (a) correct or update your personal information and/or (b) stop sending emails to your email address. You can make this request by telephoning or emailing your request to Hughes Szuberla CPAs’s at info@HSTaxCPAs.com
OFFLINE COLLECTION, USE & DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION
UPDATES TO THIS POLICY
Effective January 3, 2018