Help

Help information for using the Goringe Accountants website

We have made this website as easy to use as possible. This page contains information to assist you with those features and to help you get the most from this website. Further questions or feedback relating to this website please email

The information contained and accessed on this website is provided by Goringe Accountants Ltd for general guidance and is intended to offer the user general information of interest. The information provided is not intended to replace or serve as substitute for any audit, advisory, tax or other professional advice, consultation or service. You should consult with a Goringe Accountants professional in the respective audit, advisory, tax or other professional area to obtain such services.

The application of laws and regulations may vary depending on specific facts or circumstances. Due to the nature of electronic communication processes, Goringe Accountants does not guarantee or warrant the website will be uninterrupted, without delay, error-free, omission-free, or free of viruses. Therefore, the information is provided ‘as is’ without warranties of any kind, express or implied, including accuracy, timeliness and completeness. In no event shall Goringe Accountants, its related partners, managing directors, principals, agents or employees be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, exemplary, punitive, consequential or other damages whatsoever (including but not limited to, liability for loss of use, data or profits), without regard to the form of any action, including but not limited to, contract, negligence or other tortious actions, arising out of or in connection with the website, any content on or accessed by use of the website, or any copying, display or other use hereof.

Third-party links are provided as a convenience to our users. Goringe Accountants does not control and is not responsible for any of these sites or their content. Goringe Accountants is obligated to protect its reputation and trademarks and Goringe Accountants reserves the right to request removal of any link to our website.

Cookies and how they benefit You

Our website uses cookies, as almost all websites do, to help provide you with the best experience we can.  Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone when you browse websites.

Our cookies help us:

  • Make our website work as you’d expect
  • Save you having to login every time you visit the site
  • Remember your settings during and between visits
  • Improve the speed/security of the site
  • Allow you to share pages with social networks like Facebook
  • Continuously improve our website for you
  • Make our marketing more efficient (ultimately helping us to offer the service we do at the price we do)

We do not use cookies to:

  • Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
  • Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
  • Pass data to advertising networks
  • Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
  • Pay sales commissions

You can learn more about all the cookies we use below.

Granting us permission to use cookies

If the settings on your software that you are using to view this website (your browser) are adjusted to accept cookies we take this, and your continued use of our website, to mean that you are fine with this. Should you wish to remove or not use cookies from our site you can learn how to do this below, however doing so will likely mean that our site will not work as you would expect.

Our own cookies

We use cookies to make our website work including:

  • Determining if you are logged in or not
  • Allowing you to add comments to our site

There is no way to prevent these cookies being set other than to not use our site.

Third party functions

Our site, like most websites, includes functionality provided by third parties. A common example is an embedded YouTube video. Our site includes the following which use cookies:

  • Google

Disabling these cookies will likely break the functions offered by these third parties

Social website cookies

So you can easily “Like” or share our content on the likes of Facebook and Twitter we have included sharing buttons on our site.

Cookies are set by:

  • AddThis provide us with lots of sharing buttons all in one neat package

The privacy implications on this will vary from social network to social network and will be dependent on the privacy settings you have chosen on these networks.

Visitor statistics cookies

We use cookies to compile visitor statistics such as how many people have visited our website, what type of technology they are using (e.g. Mac or Windows which helps to identify when our site isn’t working as it should for particular technologies), how long they spend on the site, what page they look at etc. This helps us to continuously improve our website. These so called analytics programs also tell us if how people reached this site (e.g. from a search engine) and whether they have been here before helping us to put more money into developing our services for you instead of marketing spend.

We use:

  • Google Analytics

Turning cookies off

You can usually switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies. Doing so however will likely limit the functionality of ours and a large proportion of the world’s websites as cookies are a standard part of most modern websites

It may be that you concerns around cookies relate to so called “spyware”. Rather than switching off cookies in your browser you may find that anti-spyware software achieves the same objective by automatically deleting cookies considered to be invasive.

Although JavaScript is used throughout the site, functions such as navigation and forms will fully function for visitors that do not have JavaScript enabled in their browser.

All pages contain a link to the home page and sitemap. The navigation system has been constructed in a consistent fashion to provide clear navigation pathways throughout the site. All links will retain the current browser tab/window unless specified by either a text warning or the use of the symbol Open in new window

You can created a more print friendly version (and then download as a PDF) of any page on this site using the following steps:

  1. Navigate to the page you want to print/download
  2. At the bottom of the page is a ‘share’ button – click this
  3. Search for ‘PrintFriendly’ service – click this

This will generate a print view on the PrintFriendly website and you can then print and download PDFs from there.

This web site supports most commonly-used browsers, but is likely to work best with the latest versions of Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, and Apple Safari. Please be aware that websites tend to also work better with certain versions of a browser, and that may not always include the very latest version of that browser.

This web site is designed for a minimum resolution of 1024 x 768. If your current setting is lower than this, the pages will not fit into your browser window without the need to use the scrollbars. The blog section of this site, due it’s nature, doesn’t have a fixed height and so scrolling down may be necessary.