PRIVACY POLICY

This website is operated by registered tax agents BC Accountants Australia Pty Ltd, which is dedicated to the privacy of all information submitted to us.  Accordingly we provide the following Security and Privacy Statement for your reference.


SECURITY
We take reasonable steps that are consistent with industry practice and legislation to protect and preserve the security of all personal information.


INFORMATION COLLECTED
We collect information that is only relevant for the purposes of attending to your taxation affairs and to comply with legal requirements. 


STORED INFORMATION
We are required under taxation laws to retain your records once processing is complete.  All information is securely stored and not accessible by any internet or other online links.


ACCESS TO INFORMATION
Access to information held is strictly limited to you or your authorised representative, and only after identification procedures have been satisfied.  All staff are trained in information protection and are subject to Confidentiality contracts.


DISCLOSURE TO THIRD PARTIES
Information may only be disclosed to the Australian Taxation Office or as required by law.  Should any information be relayed to our other offices, whether in Australia or internationally, we ensure relevant Privacy legislation will continue to apply.


WEBSITE
We do not employ cookies and your transmitted information is security encrypted.  No IP addresses other than your email address is stored.


MARKETING
No information is passed to third parties for any advertising or marketing purpose.  We may email you directly for information purposes, and you are welcome to advise us to remove your email address and contact details for these purposes.


DISCLAIMER
While we take reasonable steps to protect your information, unfortunately the security of data transmission can never be guaranteed, and information sent is always at your own risk. 


AUTHORISATIONS
This Privacy Policy is accepted by you upon submission of our website pages by pressing the submit button, when you appointed us your tax agent representative, and  in lieu of a physical signature.


POLICY CHANGES
This Privacy Statement is effective from 1/11/2011.  We reserve the right to change this policy at any time.


CONTACT DETAILS
For more information, please contact our Privacy Manager on 1300 019 801 or admin@bcaccountants.com.au


BC ACCOUNTANTS AUSTRALIA PTY LTD