TaxJunction.co.uk terms of use

The following constitutes the TaxJunction.co.uk Terms of Use Agreement (“Agreement”) and is legally binding and applies to your use of the Taxjunction.co.uk services (as further defined).

PLEASE READ THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT CAREFULLY. THIS AGREEMENT SETS FORTH THE LEGALLY BINDING TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR YOUR USE OF THE TAXJUNCTION.CO.UK SERVICES AND INCLUDES:

TaxJunction ("TaxJunction", "we", "our" or "us") operates TaxJunction.co.uk, a platform which allows taxpayers or representatives to connect and communicate with tax advisers for the purpose of procuring tax advice.

The TaxJunction services are hosted in the Isle of Man, and if you reside outside of the Isle of Man by using the services you consent to the transfer of your personal data to the Isle of Man and elsewhere for all purposes identified in our privacy policy. If you do not agree to this transfer of data, then you must refrain from using the TaxJunction services. The TaxJunction services are operated by TaxJunction, a company with a mailing address of 15-17 Gentlemens Field, Westmill Road, Ware, Herts. SG12 0EF.

This Agreement constitutes legally binding terms and applies to such use of the TaxJunction services regardless of the type of device used to access them (“Device”) unless such services post a different terms of use or end user license agreement, in which case that agreement (“Other Terms”) shall instead govern. By accessing and/or using any of the TaxJunction services, you agree to be bound by this Agreement (or if applicable, the Other Terms), whether you are a “Taxpayer” or you are a “Member” or “Adviser” (which means that you have registered with TaxJunction as a professional). The term “User” refers to a website visitor. In consideration for becoming a Member and/or making use of the TaxJunction services, you must indicate your acceptance of this Agreement during the registration process. Thereafter, you may create your account (your “Account”), and its associated profile(s) and specialism pages in accordance with the terms herein.

INFORMATION OR COMPLAINTS CONTACT DETAILS

You agree that we may contact you by mail or e-mail sent to the address provided by you. You agree to promptly notify us if you change your e-mail or mailing address by updating your Profile Settings.

If you would like to contact us for any further information or to make a complaint, please contact us at info@taxjunction.co.uk

SUMMARY OF KEY TERMS

It is important that you read this entire Agreement; but, here are some of the more significant terms that we want to bring to your attention:

TaxJunction may terminate the TaxJunction services and/or your membership at any time, for any or no reason, with or without prior notice or explanation, and without liability, except that you may have certain refund rights related to paid TaxJunction services.

You consent to our privacy practices and related cookie practices as set forth in our privacy policy and cookie policy.

TaxJunction is providing the services to you without any warranty of any kind, and TaxJunction’s liability to you in connection with your use of the platform is very limited.

By using the TaxJunction services, you grant us broad rights to use, exploit and disclose content you post or make available via the platform, your profile and activity information, and your name, persona and likeness, as more fully explained below. You will not be entitled to compensation if we or others profit from such use.

These Terms of Use, and your use of the TaxJunction services, are governed by manx law and any legal proceedings not subject to mandatory arbitration must be brought in the relevant court.

Fees

We may charge fees for use of the TaxJunction services, which may change from time to time, and which may be subject to additional terms.

Password

You are responsible for your password and account usage.

Proprietary Rights in Content on TaxJunction

You grant us broad rights to use and exploit content you make available via the TaxJunction services, your profile and activity information, and your name, persona and likeness, as more fully explained below. You will not be entitled to compensation or attribution even if we or others profit from such use. However, you remain the owner and fully responsible for your content and for ensuring that its use in connection with the TaxJunction services do not violate any third party rights or any law.

Published Content

You are responsible for your authored and published content, and we are not responsible for content you, other users post. You can report inappropriate content you identify on the TaxJunction services to us.

Protecting Copyrights and Other Intellectual Property

You may not use the TaxJunction services in a manner that violates other’s intellectual property rights. If you are an intellectual property owner that believes its rights are being infringed by a user or member of the TaxJunction services, you can contact us.

Member Disputes

We are not responsible for disputes between members and users, but may elect to become involved.

Privacy and Communications

By using the TaxJunction services, you consent to the collection and use of your data in accordance with the privacy policy.

AGREEMENT

Terms and Termination.

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE TERMS OF THIS TERMS OF USE AGEEMENT ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE BY TAXJUNCTION IN ITS SOLE DISCRETION AT ANY TIME, AND WE MAY CEASE OFFERING THE TAXJUNCTION SERVICES AT ANY TIME.

In addition, TaxJunction reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to reassign or rename your username and/or profile URL and to allow indexing of such URL by third party search engines. TaxJunction expressly reserves the right to remove your profile or content, in whole or in part, and/or deny, restrict, suspend, or terminate your access to all or any part of the TaxJunction services. TaxJunction also retains the right to delete your profile and any content therein if it remains inactive for two years or longer, but may elect to retain the information for a reasonable time thereafter in the event you decide to reactivate it.

Fees

You acknowledge that TaxJunction reserves the right to charge for any portion of the TaxJunction services and to change its fees (if any) from time to time in its discretion on a prospective basis. We may offer customer support services from time to time, but are not obligated to do so. Customer support representatives do not have the authority to bind us or to change or waive our rights under this Agreement or any Additional Terms.

Password

When you sign up to become a Member or User, you will also be asked to choose a password. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password. You agree not to use the account, username, email address or password of another Member at any time or to disclose your password to any third party. You agree to notify TaxJunction immediately if you suspect any unauthorized use of your Account or access to your password. You are solely responsible for any and all use of your Account.

To maintain the TaxJunction services in a manner we deem appropriate and to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, TaxJunction may, but will not have any obligation to, review, monitor, display, reject, refuse to post, store, maintain, accept or remove any posted (including, without limitation, private TaxJunction messages, public comments, by you, and TaxJunction may, in its sole discretion, delete, move, re-format, remove or refuse to post or otherwise make use of content without notice or any liability to you or any third party. Without limitation, we may do so to address content that comes to our attention that we believe is offensive, illegal, incorrect, or otherwise objectionable or inappropriate.

Proprietary Rights in Content on TaxJunction

TaxJunction does not claim any ownership rights in the content, messages, files, images, photos, works of authorship, or any other materials (collectively, “Content”) that you transmit, submit, display or publish (“post”) on, through or in connection with the TaxJunction services. After posting your content on, through or in connection with the TaxJunction services, you continue to retain any such rights that you may have in your content, subject to the limited license granted herein. By posting any content on, through or in connection with the TaxJunction services, you hereby grant to TaxJunction a limited license to use, modify, delete from, add to, combine with other content, publicly display, reproduce, transmit, sell, distribute, and otherwise exploit such content by all means and manners now or later known. The license you grant is perpetual; provided, however, that after you remove your content from the TaxJunction services, we will make commercially reasonable efforts to remove such specific deleted content from further distribution on the TaxJunction services

Authored and Published Content

You are solely responsible for the content that you post on, through or in connection with any of the TaxJunction services and any material or information that you transmit to other Members and for your interactions with other Users.

Real Name Profiles.

You may create a profile in which your activities on the TaxJunction services are associated with your real name (each, a “Real Name Profile”), and you agree and acknowledge that any risk associated with such real name profiles are borne solely by you.

Alias Profiles and names are strictly prohibited.

BY ACCESSING OR USING THE TAXJUNCTION SERVICES, YOU REPRESENT AND WARRANT THAT YOUR ACTIVITIES ARE LAWFUL IN EVERY JURISDICTION WHERE YOU ACCESS OR USE THE TAXJUNCTION SERVICES.