The TaxesByState is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience.
This Statement of Privacy applies to the the TaxesByState website and governs data collection and usage. By using the TaxesByState website, you consent to the data practices described
in this statement.
COLLECTION OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
The TaxesByState collects personally identifiable information such as your e-mail address, profile photos you upload, profile nickname, the city you live in, date of birth, gender and occupation. We do not collect physical addresses or phone numbers.
The TaxesByState also uses 3rd party services including Google Adsense and Google Analytics that collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by the TaxesByState. This information can include:
your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used by the TaxesByState for the operation of the service,
to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the TaxesByState website.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through the TaxesByState public message boards, this information
may be collected and used by others. Note: the TaxesByState does not read any of your private online communications.
The TaxesByState encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from the TaxesByState so that you can understand how those websites collect,
use and share your information. The TaxesByState is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the TaxesByState and the TaxesByState family of websites.
USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Profile information including nickname, age, gender and photos are displayed to people in a user's personal network to support the function of the site as social community.
A user's full name is used when a user invites a friend via email to join the service or attend an event, when we send notifications to a user related to their use of the service or when
a user specifies in their account to make their full name public. A user's email address or other private data is never shared or displayed.
The TaxesByState collects and uses your personal information to operate the TaxesByState website and deliver the services you have requested. The TaxesByState also uses your personally
identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from the TaxesByState and its affiliates. The TaxesByState may also contact you via surveys to conduct research
about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
The TaxesByState does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. The TaxesByState may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a
particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party.
In addition, the TaxesByState may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries.
All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to the TaxesByState, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your
The TaxesByState does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as phone number, email, or address, without your explicit consent.
The TaxesByState keeps track of the websites and pages our customers visit within the TaxesByState, in order to determine what the TaxesByState services are the most popular. This data is
used to deliver customized content and advertising within the TaxesByState to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
The TaxesByState website will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to
the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on the TaxesByState or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of the TaxesByState; and, (c) act under exigent
circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of the TaxesByState, or the public.
Members can access, change and update their registration and personal information by logging onto the TaxesByState and selecting the Modify Profile option. Users who leave the service may choose
to have their personal information deleted by choosing an option to delete their account on the website or by contacting us.
CHAT ROOMS, MESSAGE BOARDS & PUBLIC FORUMS
Please be aware that whenever members voluntarily disclose personal information online - e.g., message boards, chat areas, file uploads, events, and listings - that information becomes public and
can be collected and used by others. By posting personal information online in public forums, members may receive unsolicited messages from other parties.
If a user wishes to subscribe to our newsletter, we ask for contact information such as name and email address. Email addresses will only be used to send the newsletter. Members may choose to
opt-out of receiving the newsletter anytime.
The TaxesByState website uses "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used
to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For
example, if you personalize the TaxesByState pages, or register with the TaxesByState site or services, a cookie helps the TaxesByState to recall your specific information on subsequent
visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same the TaxesByState website,
the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the TaxesByState features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose
to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the TaxesByState services or websites you visit.
SECURITY OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
The TaxesByState secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. The TaxesByState secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer
servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites,
it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
CHANGES TO THIS STATEMENT
The TaxesByState will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. The TaxesByState encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be
informed of how the TaxesByState is protecting your information.
The TaxesByState welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that the TaxesByState has not adhered to this Statement, please contact the TaxesByState at
. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.