TaxHug.com may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 1st May 2014.
What information we collect
We may collect the following personal information from you:
- Contact Information such as name, email address, mailing address, phone number.
- All Financial Information pertinent to helping you complete a tax return.
- Social Security Number or PPS number.
- Demographic information i.e. age, gender.
- Bank account details to enable Revenue refund your tax directly to your bank account.
How your information is used
We require this information to understand your needs, to provide you with a better service and in particular for the following reasons:
- To administer your account.
- To provide the service you have requested.
- We may use the information to improve our products and services.
- We will never sell your information.
We will not share your personal information with third parties unless we have your prior consent to do so or unless we are required to do so by law to comply with a subpoena or similar legal process. We do not sell your personal information to third parties.
We may provide your personal information to companies that provide services to help us deliver our service, such as shipping documents to you. These companies are authorized to use your personal information only as necessary to provide these services to us. We may also disclose your personal information when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to a government request.
If TaxHug.com is involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, you will be notified via email and/or a prominent notice on our Web site of any change in ownership or uses of your personal information, as well as any choices you may have regarding your personal information to any other third party with your prior consent to do so.
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the address below. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect. If you decide to become a user of TaxHug.com and you store personal information online with us, then you can log into your account at anytime and update your personal information.
Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies
Links to Other Sites
The security of your personal information is important to us. When you enter sensitive information (such as social security number) on our forms, we encrypt the transmission of that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL). We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure and we follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you have any questions about security on our Web site, you can contact us as described below.
Additional Policy Information
Our Web site offers publicly accessible blogs. You should be aware that any information you provide in these areas may be read, collected, and used by others who access them. We also have testimonials on our sites, for which if a user posted personal information with this, we have received permission.
Notification of Privacy Statement Changes
We may update this privacy statement to reflect changes to our information practices. If we make any material changes we will notify you by email (sent to the e-mail address specified in your account) or by means of a notice on this Site prior to the change becoming effective. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices.
You can contact us by writing or email us at the address below:
DAOS Accounting Services Limited
Tel: +353 (01) 5549737
Fax: +353 98 26800