Abbey

Chartered Tax Advisers
Old Bishops' College
Churchgate
Cheshunt
Hertfordshire
EN8 9XP

T: 01992 642024

E: abbey@abbeyaccountants.com

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Cookies

Cookie Policy

What are cookies?
This website uses Google Analytics cookies to collect information. Cookies are small data files which are placed on your computer or other mobile or handheld device (such as smart ‘phones or ‘tablets’) as you browse our website. They are used to ‘remember’ when your computer or device accesses our website. This information is used to help us make our website easier to navigate and use and to provide information to you in the best possible way. To find out more about cookies please see www.allaboutcookies.org

Information collected
Some cookies collect information about browsing behaviour by people who access our website via the same computer or device. This includes information about pages viewed and the ways in which our users navigate our website. We do not, however, use cookies to collect or record any personal information whatsoever.

Who sets the cookies?
The cookies stored on your computer, or other device (such as tablet PC, smartphone etc.), when you access our website are set by Google Analytics to help us to deliver a high quality website.

What are cookies used for?
The main purpose for which cookies are used is for the effective operation of our website, particularly in relation to providing an informative and easily navigable website.  This is achieved by reports that inform us of how many visits our website receives, the number of unique visits, the pages visited, the browser type used, the type of device used i.e. mobile device, PC, smartphone etc., what country the user is requesting the page from and how long a visitor stays on the pages. 

How do I disable cookies?
If you want to disable cookies you need to change your website browser settings to reject cookies. How to do this will depend on the browser you use.  The details that follow show how to disable cookies for the most popular browsers:-

For Microsoft Internet Explorer:
Choose the menu tools then Internet Options
Click on the privacy tab
Select the setting the appropriate setting

For Mozilla Firefox:
Choose the menu tools then Options
Click on the icon privacy
Find the menu cookie and select the relevant options

For Safari
In the menu toolbar:
Click on Edit
Click on Preferences
Click on Security
Click on the level of cookies you require

For iPad
On the desktop
Tap on Settings
Tap on Safari
Tap Accept Cookies
Tap on the level of cookies you require

What happens if I disable cookies?
This depends on which cookies you disable, but in general a website may not operate properly if cookies are switched off.

Can I delete the cookies?
Yes. You can delete the cookies that have been stored during browsing by doing the following:

For Microsoft Internet Explorer 9
Open Internet Explorer
Click on Tools
Click on Delete Browsing History
Tick the 'Cookies' box
Click on the Delete button

For Mozilla Firefox
Open Mozilla Firefox
Go to the menu
Move your cursor onto History
Click on Clear History
Tick the 'Cookies' box
Click on Clear Now

For Safari
Open Safari
In the menu toolbar:
Click on Edit
Click on Preferences
Click on Security
Click on Show Cookies
Click on the cookie(s) you want to remove and then click Remove or Click on Remove All to remove all cookies
Click Done

For iPad
On the desktop
Tap on Settings
Tap on Safari
Tap on Clear Cookies and Data (You can also clear the History of websites visited, right above the Clear Cookies and Data)