and providing a service to our customers, we collect certain
personally identifiable information from our customers. Because
the privacy of our users is of utmost importance to us, we
have implemented procedures to safeguard the information provided
by our customers.
You are not required to provide information on this site unless
you wish to use our services. If we are going to use your
personally identifiable information in a manner different
from that stated at the time of collection we will notify
you by email. You will have a choice as to whether or not
we use your information in this different manner. In addition,
if we make any material changes in our privacy practices that
do not affect user information already stored in our database,
we will post a prominent notice on our web site notifying
users of the change, prior to making such changes. Your use
of our services indicates that you have understood and accepted
by the vat Centre Website
In order to provide business
services to its customers, vat Centre collects the following
personally identifiable information: name, address, telephone
number, fax number (optional), e-mail, credit card number,
social security numbers (mandatory for users requesting cash
commissions). Our site also automatically logs a user's IP
address. This information is necessary to set up and maintain
individual customer accounts, update users with vat Centre service-only related information, bill credit card companies,
issue PINs for customer use, track the use of accounts, allow
customers to access their individual account, prevent unauthorized
access to individual accounts and ensure security. The customer
information is collected solely for internal purposes. The
customer information is not released to third parties, except
strictly as needed to complete a transaction on behalf of
the customer, such as a credit card company. vat Centre
has been assured that any personally identifiable information
released in the course of completing transactions will not
be retained, shared, stored or used for secondary purposes.
vat Centre will
not otherwise disclose customer information, unless acting
under the good faith belief that such action is necessary
to conform to legal requirements or comply with legal process.
Cookies are alphanumeric
identifiers stored on the user's hardware which give our system
the ability to recognize your browser. vat Centre uses
cookies to provide users with access to their personal accounts.
These cookies enable our company to identify each user uniquely
according to the personal information they have submitted
to our website. These cookies expire as soon as the user logs
out of their accounts. If you choose to reject the cookie
you may still be able to access the site, however you may
not be able to access the services provided by the site.
Access to Account Information
Our website provides you
with full access to your personal account information for
the limited purpose of viewing and updating the information.
Registered users have the ability at any time to modify or
change personal information listed in their vat Centre account.
To do so, the registered vat Centre user must log onto their
vat Centre account and select the edit account information
function to update personal information. Should you for any
reason be unable to access your account or should you be unable
to make the changes you wish, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Out of respect for our
users, we do not send marketing communications either by any
means. All communications users receive from vat Centre
are in regards to their account. These communications are
not promotional in nature thus users cannot opt out of receiving
vat Centre does
not provide services for use by children. If you are under
the age of 18 you may use vat Centre services only with
involvement of a parent or guardian.
We have instituted stringent
procedures to ensure utmost privacy and confidentiality to
the customer data collected by us both on-line and off-line.
When a customer enters information on the site, that information
is encrypted and protected with SSL (Secure Socket Layer),
the best encryption software in the industry. The encryption
strength is 128 k, the maximum permissible by law. Look for
the lock icon at the bottom right hand side of your browser.
Its presence indicates that our site is secure.
Off-line, the data provided
by our customers are maintained in a secure database, accessible
only by means of a key card issued to authorized personnel.
The building itself is protected by 24-hour security service.
Access by vat Centre staff to confidential customer
data is permitted only in the presence of a supervisor. No
confidential customer information may be removed or transmitted
from the physical office site.
Third Party Websites
WE MAY REFERENCE OR RECOMMEND
WITH OR PROVIDE LINKS TO WEB SITES SPONSORED BY THIRD PARTIES.
WHILE WE STRIVE TO SELECT THIRD PARTY PARTNERS WHO HAVE OR
SHARE THE SAME STANDARDS WITH RESPECT TO PRIVACY POLICIES
COMPARABLE TO OUR OWN, YOU AGREE THAT WE CANNOT BE RESPONSIBLE
TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR THE USE OF ANY INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE
TO ANY SUCH THIRD PARTY. WE ENCOURAGE YOU TO REVIEW THE PRIVACY
POLICIES POSTED ON THESE WEB SITES.
These Terms and Conditions
will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws
of the Seychelles. You agree that any legal action that arises
out of or relates to this Policy will be filed only in courts
located in the state of Seychelles.
If any provision of this Policy should be found to be invalid
by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity
of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining
provisions of this Policy, which shall remain in full force
and effect. No waiver of any term of this Policy shall be
deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or of any
Please feel free
to send us an email with any questions. If at any time you
believe that we have not adhered to this policy, please notify
us by e-mail at support@vatCentre.com
and we will use all commercially reasonable efforts to promptly
determine and correct the problem.
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