Privacy Policy

 

 

 

1.Privacy policy of the Tax Management Portal

This Tax Management Portal is managed by the Information Technology Authority (ITA) www.ita.gov.om of Oman. ITA reserves its rights to add, delete or modify contents of this policy when required,even without prior notice.

2. Collection of Information

The privacy, confidence, and trust of individuals who visit the Tax Management Portal are important to us. No personal information is collected at this portal unless provided voluntarily by an individual while participating in an activity requesting this information. The portal only collects the personal information necessary to provide the information or services requested by an individual.
"Personal information" refers to any information relating to an identified or identifiable individual who is the subject of the information. This is the same information that an individual might provide when visiting a government office and includes such items as an individual's name, address, or phone number.
We collect the following information for statistical purposes: IP Address (Unique Address) of your computer (PC or Server), the type of your web browser, domain name of your service provider, time and date of your visit, pages accessed by you on this portal and the address of the website visited by you previously. This information helps us understand how people are using this portal so that we can continually improve our services. The information collected is not associated with any specific individual and no attempt is made to profile individuals who browse this portal.

3. Use of Information

The Tax Management Portal uses the collected information to respond appropriately to its service requests. This may be to respond directly to you or to improve this portal. E-mail or other information collected by the The Tax Management Portal may be maintained or forwarded to appropriate Government Agencies or Departments in order to respond to the request and/or to enhance services. 

4. Retention of Information

Records needed to support government functions are retained, managed, and accessible in record keeping or filing systems in accordance with established records disposition authorizations approved by the Tax Management Portal. Records transmitted to this portal will be identified, managed, protected, and retained as long as they are needed to meet historical, administrative, fiscal, or legal requirements.

5. Cookies

Any web page or application at this portal may use cookies. Cookies are short and simple text files that are stored on a user's computer hard drive by portal and web sites. They are used to keep track of and store information so the user does not have to supply the information multiple times. The information that is collected through cookies at this portal is handled in the same manner as other information collected here. You can configure your web browser to refuse cookies or to notify you when a web site attempts to send you a cookie. You can also check your hard drive for cookie files and delete them from your computer.

6. Portal Security

The Official Tax Management Portal is committed to the secure of the information that is either available from or collected by this portal and has taken multiple steps to ensure the security of information, which include but not limited to, authentication, monitoring, auditing, and encryption.

7. Links to Other Sites

This portal has links to many other web sites. These include links to web sites operated by other government agencies, non-profit organizations, and private businesses. The Tax Management Portal is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of these sites and suggests you review their privacy statements.

8. Disclaimer

While all attempts and efforts have been made to provide accurate, current and reliable information the Tax Management Portal recognizes the possibility of human and / or technology errors. Therefore the Tax Management Portal, its employees and agencies make no warranties, express or implied, representations as to the accuracy, completeness, currency or suitability of the information provided in this portal and deny any expressed or implied warranty on the same. The Tax Management Portal assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the information contained in the portal or the operation of the portal. 
By using theTax Management Portal website, you assume all risks associated with the use of this portal including any risk of your computer, software or data being damaged by a virus, software, or any other files, which might be transmitted or activated via the portal. The Tax Management Portal expressly disclaims any liability for any special, incidental, or consequential damages, including and without limitation, lost revenues, or lost profits, resulting from the use or misuse of the information contained in this portal.

9. Indemnification

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold the Tax Management Portal and/or the Information Technology Authority of Oman harmless, from and against any and all claims, damages, costs including attorneys' fees, arising from or related to your use of the portal.