This privacy policy governs your use of a website and software application (“MetaTax”) that was created by Metakite Software, LLC. MetaTax includes the ability to reference U.S. tax information and IRS documents.

What information does MetaTax obtain and how is it used?

User Provided Information – MetaTax obtains the information you provide when you download and register MetaTax. Registration with us is optional. However, please keep in mind that you may not be able to use some of the features offered by MetaTax unless you register with us.

When you register with us and use MetaTax, you generally provide: (a) your email address, user name, password and other registration information; (b) transaction-related information, such as when you make purchases, respond to any offers, or download or use applications from us; (c) information you provide us when you contact us for help and; (d) information you enter into our system when using MetaTax, such as contact information. We may also use the information you provided us to contact you from time to time to provide you with important information, required notices and marketing promotions.

Automatically Collected Information – In addition, MetaTax may collect certain information automatically, such as the type of computer or mobile device you use, the IP address of your computer or mobile device, your operating system, and information about the way you use MetaTax. See “Automatic Data Collection” section for examples.

Cookies

A cookie is a small piece of data stored on the user’s hard drive. This site uses cookies to keep you signed in and to maintain state between pages. You may remove these cookies at any time by logging out of the web site.

A cookie does not give us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies. Declining cookies will prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Opt-Out

You can stop all collection of information by MetaTax by uninstalling MetaTax software and not using the MetaTax website.

Data Retention Policy, Managing Your Information

We will retain User Provided data for as long as you use MetaTax and for a reasonable time thereafter. If you’d like us to delete User Provided Data that you have provided via MetaTax, please contact us at metakite@metakite.com and we will respond in a reasonable time. Please note that some or all of the User Provided Data may be required in order for MetaTax to function properly, and we may be required to retain certain information by law.

Children

We do not use MetaTax to knowingly solicit data from or market to children under the age of 13. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her child has provided us with information without their consent, he or she should contact us at metakite@metakite.com. We will delete such information from our files within a reasonable time.

Security

We are concerned about safeguarding the confidentiality of your information. We provide physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect information we process and maintain. For example, we limit access to this information to authorized employees and contractors who need to know that information in order to operate, develop or improve MetaTax. Please be aware that, although we endeavor to provide reasonable security for information we process and maintain, no security system can prevent all potential security breaches.

Changes

This Privacy Policy may be updated from time to time for any reason. We will notify you of any changes to our Privacy Policy by posting the new Privacy Policy here http://metatax.com/privacy/. You are advised to consult this Privacy Policy regularly for any changes.

Your Consent

By using the Services, you are consenting to our processing of User Provided and Automatically Collected information as set forth in this Privacy Policy now and as amended by us. “Processing,” means using or touching information in any way, including, but not limited to, collecting, storing, deleting, using, combining and disclosing information, all of which activities will take place in the United States. If you reside outside the U.S. your information will be transferred to the U.S., and processed and stored there under U.S. privacy standards. By using MetaTax and providing information to us, you consent to such transfer to, and processing in, the U.S.

Contact us – If you have any questions regarding privacy while using MetaTax, or have questions about our practices, please contact us via email at metakite@metakite.com.