This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for ExpatTaxProfessionals.com is owned and operated by Goldtree Tax Services LLC. This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website. It will notify you of the following:
- What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the web site, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
- What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
- The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
Information Collection, Use, and Sharing
Generally, we only collect your personal information once we are engaged by you to prepare your tax return. During this process, you are required to upload personal information on to our secure Client Area for our CPAs to review. We only have access to collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill a request made by you or as required under the law.
Your Access to and Control Over Information
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can also update your personal information at any time by logging in to your account in our secure Client Area. If you wish to no longer work with us as your tax return preparer, before accepting the terms of our engagement, you can request that we delete all of your personal information from our system. This request should be made via an email sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.
Wherever we collect sensitive information (such as credit card data or personal financial information), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon at the bottom of your web browser, or looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the web page.
While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.
This web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
You may provide us with your email address either as a customer or as an individual who registered for our email newsletter. We will not sell or share your email address with any third party.
We do not store any of your personal information related to any transaction you have with us. Currently, our payment processing is managed entirely by a third party (Paypal) and we neither collect nor store any of your personal payment information.