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The information contained within this website is provided for informational purposes only, and is not intended to be a substitute for obtaining accounting, tax, or financial advice from a professional advisor.
Your use of this website including the sending of an e-mail to ExpatTaxPros.com does not create any advisor-client relationship. In addition, personal and confidential information should not be transmitted over the Internet when making such inquiries. The exchange of any confidential information may begin once an engagement has been agreed to between you and the principal parties of ExpatTaxPros.com and, where appropriate, its employees, officers, directors, investors, agents, consultants, assignees, affiliates, partners, contractors, attorneys, accountants, advertisers, and any and all other individuals and organizations providing services on behalf of ExpatTaxPros.com.
Notice Regarding Advisor-Client Privileged Communications
You should also be aware that anything you disclose to ExpatTaxPros.com during the data gathering and tax preparation process is confidential, but not protected from the IRS. Privileged communications (those that are protected from IRS authority to compel our testimony) are limited to non-criminal tax advice on matters before the IRS or non-criminal tax proceedings in federal courts. Although we consider any information you provide us as confidential, return preparation engagements are not covered by advisor-client privilege. If you feel the nature of any subject matter to be discussed requires protected communications, please raise that issue so that we can discuss your options including the need to consult with an attorney for legal advice.
IRS Circular 230 Disclosure: As required by U.S. Treasury Regulations, readers are hereby advised that any tax advice contained on this website was not intended or written to be used, and cannot be used, by any taxpayer for the purpose of avoiding tax penalties that may be imposed under the Internal Revenue Code.
2- PRIVACY STATEMENT
The Federal Trade Commission has issued regulations that require tax preparers to provide an annual statement of privacy policies. Here is our policy:
We handle all information you provide us with the utmost confidentiality. Your personal information will only be shared with members of our team on a need to know basis in order to complete the work you have hired us to do. We will not disclose your personal information to anyone outside our practice without your express written consent or unless we are ordered to do so by a court of competent jurisdiction.
3- COLLECTION AND USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
ExpatTaxPros.com respects the privacy of all of its users. We collect no personal information about you when you visit our website unless you voluntarily submit such information to us. When you send email or other communication to us, we may retain those communications in order to process your inquiries, respond to your questions or improve our services. The principals of ExpatTaxPros.com exclusively handle all correspondence from its users and will not disclose personal information of any type, including your email address, to outside parties for any purpose, unless we are instructed to do so by the user or are ordered to do so by a court of competent jurisdiction.
4- NO LIABILITY BY EXPATTAXPROS.COM
You expressly agree that use of ExpatTaxPros.com is at your sole risk. The materials on the ExpatTaxPros.com website are provided “as is.” ExpatTaxPros.com does not make any representations, warranties or guarantees, express or implied, regarding the accuracy or completeness of the information displayed on this web site. We do not warrant that the functions contained in the materials on ExpatTaxPros.com will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that ExpatTaxPros.com or the servers that make such materials available are free of viruses or other harmful components. You agree that 1) ExpatTaxPros.com 2) the information providers and 3) the information transmitters shall not be liable in any way for the accuracy, completeness, timeliness, or correct sequencing of the information, or for any decision made or action taken by you relying upon the information. The information is supplied by ExpatTaxPros.com with the express condition, to which everyone using it is subject, that no obligation, responsibility or liability shall be incurred by ExpatTaxPros.com and/or its principals for any loss or damage, whether incidental, special, indirect or consequential, in connection with, caused by or arising from any use of or reliance upon any of the information contained on the ExpatTaxPros.com web site.
This disclaimer of liability applies to any damages or injury caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, communication line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of record, whether for breach of contract, tortuous behavior, negligence, or under any other cause of action. You specifically acknowledge that ExpatTaxPros.com is not liable for the defamatory, offensive or illegal conduct of third parties and that the risk of injury from the foregoing rests entirely with you.
ExpatTaxPros.com may contain links to third-party sites whose privacy practices may be different from our own. We have no control over information that is submitted to these third parties. Consequently, we cannot be held responsible for the accuracy, relevancy, copyright compliance, legality, or decency of material contained in sites listed in our search results or otherwise linked to ExpatTaxPros.com.
6- Links to Third Party Websites
For our readers’ convenience, this website may contain hyperlinks to articles on websites and servers maintained by third parties. We do not control, evaluate, endorse or guarantee content found on those sites. We do not assume any responsibility or liability for the actions, products, services and content of those sites or the parties that operate them. Your use of such sites is entirely at your own risk.
7- JURISDICTIONAL ISSUES
Your use of this site (excluding linked websites) shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the state of Connecticut, without regard to conflicts of law principles thereof. This is the case regardless of whether you reside or transact business with ExpatTaxPros.com in Connecticut or elsewhere. Those who choose to access ExpatTaxPros.com do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable. Unless a dispute would be governed by an applicable arbitration clause, you agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the federal and state courts located within Fairfield County, Connecticut. If any part of this agreement is unlawful, void, or unenforceable, that part will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.
8- CHANGES IN TERMS AND CONDITIONS AND CHANGES IN SERVICES
The ExpatTaxPros.com website reserves the right to modify its services from time to time, for any reason, and without notice, including the right to terminate the services. The ExpatTaxPros.com website also reserves the right to modify these Terms and Conditions from time to time, and without notice. Please review these Terms and Conditions regularly so you will be apprised of any changes.
9- CONTACTING EXPATTAXPROS
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