privacy-policy 2023-11-29T01:39:34+00:00

Privacy Policy

Who we are
Gateway Tax Service is a tax preparation company dedicated to providing efficient and reliable tax-related services. Our commitment to safeguarding your privacy is a top priority.

When visitors leave comments on the site, we collect the data shown in the comments form, including the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help with spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address may be provided to the Gravatar service for profile picture display after comment approval. Refer to the Gravatar service privacy policy here.

If you upload images to the website, please ensure to avoid including embedded location data (EXIF GPS), as visitors can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms
We collect data submitted through contact forms to effectively respond to inquiries and provide personalized services.

When you leave a comment, you may opt-in to saving your name, email address, and website in cookies for convenience. These cookies last for one year. Additionally:

• Logging in sets a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies, which is discarded when you close your browser.
• Login information and screen display choices are saved with cookies that last for varying durations.
• Editing or publishing an article results in a cookie with no personal data, indicating the post ID of the edited article, which expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content from other websites, behaving similarly to if the visitor has visited the other website. These external sites may collect data, use cookies, and monitor interactions as described in their respective privacy policies.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

We use analytics to analyze user behavior and improve our services, ensuring a better user experience.

Who do we share your data with
We do not share any data collected from the SMS campaign form submission.

How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely for automatic approval of follow-up comments. For registered users, personal information is stored in user profiles, and administrators can view and edit this information.

What rights do you have over your data?
If you have an account or have left comments, you can request an exported file of the personal data we hold about you or request erasure of your personal data, excluding data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where do we send your data?
Visitor comments may be checked through automated spam detection services.

Your contact information
We do not share any data collected from the SMS campaign form submission.
For any privacy-related concerns or inquiries, please contact us at info@gatewaytaxservice.com

Additional Information:

How we protect your data
We employ security measures to safeguard your personal data from unauthorized access or disclosure.

What data breach procedures do we have in place?
In the event of a data breach, we have established procedures to assess, notify, and mitigate the impact, in compliance with relevant laws.

What third parties do we receive data from
We do not receive personal data from third parties.

What automated decision-making and/or profiling do we do with user data
We do not engage in automated decision-making or profiling based on user data.

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements
We adhere to industry regulatory requirements and will disclose personal data when required by law.