In general, we use your personal information to provide you access to the Website and its services, send you newsletters, improve the Website, tailor Website features to you, and to offer you additional information, opportunities, promotions, and functionality.
Your personal information may be disclosed to third-party service providers who work with us in order to provide some of the services on the Website and to help us communicate with you. Examples include analyzing visitor and usage data and providing customer service. Third-party service providers are not meant to use personal information except as necessary to provide the relevant services to us.
We may also share your personal information with our affiliates or subsidiaries including, but not limited to:
- Baker Tilly Beers & Cutler, LLC
- Baker Tilly Capital, LLC
- Baker Tilly Municipal Advisors, LLC
- Baker Tilly Valuation, LLC
- Baker Tilly Vantagen, LLC
- Baker Tilly Wealth Management, LLC
- BT Valuation Co.
- Civic Systems, LLC
- Partner Relocation Services, LLC
- The Valued Advisor Fund, LLC
- Virchow Krause & Company, LLP
- VK Syndications, LLC
We may disclose your personal information if we believe that such disclosure is necessary:
- to comply with relevant laws or to respond to subpoenas or court orders served on us;
- to respond to requests by government agencies, including law enforcement authorities;
- to protect the rights, property, life, health, security, or safety of Baker Tilly, the Website or its users, or any third party.
Links to third-party sites
This Website may contain links to other websites or services that are not controlled by Baker Tilly; these links are provided for your convenience and information. We are not responsible for any third party’s data collection or privacy practices, and we encourage you to review the privacy policies or notices posted on those third-party websites for further information.
Social features, advertising and analytics
Certain functionalities on the Website permit interactions that you initiate between the Website and third-party services, such as social networks (“Social Features”). Social Features enable you to send content between the Website and a third-party service. If you use Social Features, and potentially other third-party services, information you post or provide access to may be publicly displayed by the third-party service you use. Also, both Baker Tilly and the third party may have access to certain information about you and your use of the Website and the third-party service.
We may engage and work with service providers and other third parties to serve advertisements on third-party services. These ads may be tailored to your interest based on your use of the Website and elsewhere on the internet, sometimes referred to as “interest-based advertising” and “online behavioral advertising,” which may include sending you an ad on a third-party service after you have left the Website (i.e., “retargeting”).
Information you disclose publicly or to others
Additionally, the Website may offer you the option to send a communication to a friend or other contact. If so, Baker Tilly relies on you to only send to people that have given you permission to do so. The recipient’s personal information you provide (e.g., name, e-mail address) will be used to facilitate the communication. Your contact information and message may be included in the communication.
Unsubscribe from emails
Should you receive a promotional email from us, you may opt out of receiving additional promotional email communications from us by following the unsubscribe instructions on the emails. Please note that even if you opt out of receiving promotional communications from us, we may continue to send you nonpromotional emails.
Opt out of tracking technologies
Regular cookies generally may be disabled or removed using tools available as part of most commercial browsers, and in some instances blocked in the future by selecting certain settings. Browsers offer different functionalities and options so you may need to set them separately. Also, tools from commercial browsers may not be effective with regard to Flash cookies (also known as locally shared objects), HTML5 cookies or other Tracking Technologies. For information on disabling Flash cookies, visit Adobe's website. Please be aware that if you disable or remove these technologies, some parts of the Website may not work and that when you revisit the Website your ability to limit browser-based Tracking Technologies is subject to your browser settings and limitations. Your browser settings may allow you to transmit a “Do Not Track” signal when you visit various websites. Like many websites, this Website is not designed to respond to “Do Not Track” signals received from browsers. To learn more about “Do Not Track” signals, you may wish to visit allaboutdnt.com.
Opt out of analytics and interest-based advertising
We take reasonable measures to protect your information from loss, theft, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. Nevertheless, transmission via the Internet and online digital storage is not completely secure and we cannot guarantee the security of your information collected through the Website.
This Website is not intended for, nor targeted to, children under 13, and we do not knowingly or intentionally collect information from children under 13. If we learn that we have received information directly from a child who is under the age of 13, we will delete the information in accordance with applicable law.
Your California privacy rights California law permits customers in California to request certain details about how their “personal information” (as defined by California Civil Code Section 1798.83) is shared with third parties for direct marketing purposes. We do not share personal information with third parties or affiliates for those third parties’ or affiliates’ own direct marketing purposes. Californians may request information about our compliance with this law by contacting us at [email protected] or by postal mail sent to:
Baker Tilly US, LLP
Attention: California Privacy Rights Inquiry
205 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60601-5927
Your inquiry must specify “California Privacy Rights Request” in the subject line of the email or the first line of the letter, and include your name, street address, city, state, and ZIP code. Please note that we are only required to respond to one request per California resident each year.