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COLLECTION AND USE
types of information may be collected when you visit www.fairtax.org,
information which you knowingly provide us (called personally
identifiable information), and information which is obtained from
your visit but is not directly associated with you (called non-personally
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information and payment information. This information is used
to fulfill the services you requested or to better our website
offerings to you and users like you.
the normal course of using FairTax.org we may collect information
about your habits and usage of our sites. The information collected
cannot be traced specifically to the person using the site.
SHARING AND DISCLOSURE
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affiliates who have access to personally identifiable information
are required to protect this information in a manner that is consistent
about you specifically will not be used for any purpose other
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Fair Taxation and its affiliates.
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routinely use the non-personally identifiable information that
we collect to improve the design and content of our sites and
to enable us to personalize your Internet experience. We also
may use this information to analyze site usage, as well as to
offer products, programs, or services to you or other users like
OF E-MAIL ADDRESSES
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OF INFORMATION BY THIRD-PARTY SITES AND SPONSORS
contains links to various other sites. While we encourage other
site developers to adopt privacy policies that build users' trust
and confidence in the Internet, we are not responsible for the
privacy practices or the content of websites linked to our sites
or to which we link. Visitors should consult the other sites'
privacy policies, as we have no control over the information that
is submitted to, or collected by, these third parties.
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you're using the Internet. Web servers automatically identify
your computer by its IP address.
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the purposes of system administration, to report aggregated information
to our sponsors, and to audit the use of our site. When visitors
request pages from FairTax.org, our servers log the visitor's
IP address. We do not link IP addresses to anything personally
identifiable, which means that a visitor's session will be logged,
but the visitor remains anonymous to us.
COMMITTMENT TO SECURITY
have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial
procedures to safeguard and help prevent unauthorized access,
maintain data security, and correctly use the information we collect
via the Internet. We do not sell, trade, or rent your personal
information without your prior knowledge and permission.
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for Fair Taxation, please write, e-mail or call us at:
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