Data protection statement
Knappworst Tax Consultancy, Dipl.-Kfm. Thomas Knappworst, tax consultant operates a website with general information on the company and its services. In the process, we attach great importance to protection of the private sphere and we observe the statutory data protection regulations.
We would like to draw attention to the following:
Every time a file (e.g. a website) is called up on these Internet pages, the web server stores the following access data:
- IP address of the accessing server
- Time and date of access
- Name of the file
- Quantity of data transferred
- Access status (successful, not found, etc.)
- ID of the browser used
- Page from which the requested file was accessed
The resulting data is used solely for statistical purposes. The data is not passed on to a third party or linked to personal data.
Use of Google Analytics
Our website makes use of Google Analytics, an analysis service of Google-Inc. Google Analytics makes use of so-called "cookies". These are small text files that are stored on your computer and enable an analysis to be made of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookies on your use of this website is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and is stored there. To protect the personal data of visitors, IP addresses are recorded in short form, since this website uses Google Analytics with the extension "_anonymizeIp()". This way, it is not possible to determine the identity of a specific visitor.
Google uses this information to evaluate the use made of the website, to prepare reports on the website activities for the website operators and to provide further services related to the use of the website and the Internet. If necessary, Google will also pass on this information to third parties, if this is legally prescribed, or if third parties process this data on behalf of Google. Google will on no account bring the collected information into connection with other Google data. You can prevent the installation of cookies by adjusting your browser software settings accordingly. In this case, however, we draw your attention to the fact that you may not be able to make unlimited use of all of the functions of this website. By using this website, you declare that you consent to the processing of the data collected on you by Google in the previously described manner and for the previously described purpose. Data collection and storage can be refused at any time, with effect for the future. To this end, please make use of the following link: tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Download the add-on made available there, start the installation and follow the instructions given on the screen.
Use of social media plug-ins
On our pages we make use of plug-ins of the social networks Facebook, Google, Google+, Twitter, Xing, etc. These social media plug-ins recognise you from the respective icons (logos) in the letterhead of the page. When visiting our site, a direct connection is made via the respective plug-in between your browser and the servers of the social media platforms used. These are sent the information that you have visited our site with your IP address. If you click on the respective button of a social media platform while you are logged in with the corresponding account, you can link the content of our pages to your user profile. This enables the social media provider to allocate the visit to our pages to your user account. In this regard, we draw attention to the fact that we, as the provider of the pages, receive no information as to the content of the data transferred or as to the use made of it by the specific platform. Further information in this connection can be found in the data protection statement of the respective social media platforms. If you do not want one of these platforms to be able to allocate the visit to our pages to your user account, please log out of the corresponding user account.