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We are a partnership and are registered with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales as a firm of Chartered Accountants and can be found on the register at www.icaew.com.

Licence

Material from the site may be downloaded, viewed, printed, copied on to the hard disc of your computer and used for your own personal, non-commercial purposes in good faith only.

No right is granted to use the site to transmit or re-circulate any material to any third party except where expressly permitted; or in such a way as to remove the copyright or trademark notice(s) from any copies of any material made in accordance with these terms.

Disclaimer

Thomas Westcott uses reasonable care to make sure that the information contained on this site is accurate and up to date. However, all use of the information provided on this site is at your own risk and Thomas Westcott do not accept any liability arising out of any reliance placed on the information contained within the site. Any specific facts should be checked directly with Thomas Westcott prior to reliance on them. You should obtain specific professional advice from Thomas Westcott or an alternative professional advisor before making any decisions based on the information contained within the site.

Thomas Westcott has no control over the use to which the information contained on the site may be put by the user and Thomas Westcott does not, therefore, accept any liability arising out of any reliance on such information.

Links To and From Other Websites

The site may contain links to external websites. These links are included to give users the opportunity to access other pages that may be of assistance to them. Thomas Westcott has not reviewed all of these third party websites and does not control and is not responsible for them nor their content or availability. Thomas Westcott does not, therefore, endorse or make any representations about them or any material thereon and if you decide to access any of the third party websites linked to the Thomas Westcott website you do so entirely at your own risk.

Viruses

Thomas Westcott has taken reasonable effort to ensure that the site is free from viruses. However, no warranties are given that it is free from viruses and users are responsible for ensuring that they have installed adequate virus checking software. Thomas Westcott provides no guarantee that this website and any software; email; files or programme is free from virus or other computer code and accept no liability in this regard.

Audit

We are registered to carry on audit work in the UK by ICAEW. Further details can be viewed at www.auditregister.org.uk.

We confirm we are statutory auditors eligible to conduct audits under the Companies Act 2006. When conducting audit work, we are required to comply with the Ethical and Auditing Standards issued by the FRC, which can be accessed online by searching for “Ethical Standards” at www.frc.org.uk

We are also required to comply with the Audit Regulations and Guidance which can be accessed at icaew.com (search for audit regulations and guidance).

Probate services

We are licensed by ICAEW to carry out the reserved legal activity of non-contentious probate in England and Wales. Details about our probate registration can be viewed at icaew.com/probate (search for probate register).

We confirm we are accredited for the reserved legal activity of non-contentious probate. When conducting probate work, we are required to comply with ICAEW’s Probate Regulations which can be accessed at icaew.com/en/membership/regulations-standards-and-guidance/reserved-legal-services.

Diversity & Inclusion 

Thomas Westcott are committed to an inclusive culture that celebrates diversity, provides equitable employment outcomes, and empowers all of us to realise our collective and individual potential.  

With over 250 staff who bring their own uniqueness, we inspire to create a diverse firm where we are sociocultural and the aim is for our workforce to be truly representative of all sections of society and our clients, and for each employee to develop and feel respected and able to give their best.  

Our Firm is committed to creating a work environment free of harassment, bullying, victimisation and unlawful discrimination, by promoting all principles of dignity, equality, diversity and fairness for all and bring this to life through our firm values of Respect, Trust and Teamwork, where individual differences and the contributions of all staff are recognised and valued.

Partners and Directors

A full list of Partners and Directors is available in our offices or can be viewed on the Our People page.

VAT

The VAT number of Thomas Westcott is 140794957