Privacy Policy

Privacy and Policy

The Carbon Tax Center (CTC) recognizes and is committed to respecting your privacy. Our privacy policy is clear: We collect no information about you, other than information automatically collected and stored (see below), when you visit our Web site unless you choose to provide that information to us. We do not sell or rent any information you provide us through our Web site.

Information Automatically Collected

When you browse through any Web site, certain personal information about you can be collected. We automatically collect and temporarily store the following information about your visit:

* the date and time of your visit;
* the pages you visited; and
* the address of the Web site from which you came.

We use this information for statistical purposes and to help us make our site more useful to visitors. Unless it is specifically stated otherwise, no additional information is collected about you.

Portions of the CTC Web site use Google Analytics, a web metrics service of Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies, which are commonly used text files stored in your browser, to help analyze how users use the site. This cookie information (including your IP address and the CTC web pages you visit) will be collected by Google and stored on Google servers. Google will use this information to help CTC understand and evaluate your use of the Web site. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do disable cookies, you may not be able to use the full functionality of portions of the CTC web site. By using this web site, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Personally Provided Information

CTC does not require you provide to personal information to visit our Web site; however, you may choose to provide us with personal information through an e-mail message, submission of or comment on a blog or subscription to our newsletter. This information is used only to fulfill the stated purpose of your communication and/or participation.


CTC does not disclose, give, sell or transfer any personal information about our online visitors to third parties except as required by law.


CTC provides links to other Web sites. CTC is not responsible for the privacy policies of those sites and you are subject to the privacy policies of those sites when you leave this site.


Last modified: June 5, 2014