Whitstable Society Membership Renewal or Application

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Please send a signed copy or image of this page by email to secretary@whitstablesociety.info , hand it in to us at a members meeting, or post to WS Secretary c/o 2, Saddleton Grove, Saddleton road, Whitstable, CT5 4LY.

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The email address enables us to contact you quickly to consult on important topics and to send the e-newsletter. Your information is protected by the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Membership Options

Tick your choices and pay the appropriate fee. Please add £5 postage if you want a newsletter delivered outside the CT5 area.

Single membership £8 ………. Joint membership £12 ………. Postage £5 ………. Donation  £ ………

Method of payment Cash ……….. Cheque ……….. Standing Order ………..

Bank Transfer to HSBC Sort Code 40-16-11 Account Number 92364778

If paying by standing order or bank transfer, please advise when the first payment will be made …………….

Please note – Renewals of membership are due from 1st March annually. However, members joining during or after the previous November shall be regarded as covering membership for the Society’s year commencing on the 1st of March following the date of joining the Society.

Gift Aid *

Members renewing. You may stop using Gift Aid by ticking this box …………….

New Member, please tick and sign the section below if you wish to have your subscription or any donation treated as Gift Aid, as it is important to our funding. Note that you, or one of you in the case of joint membership, needs to be a taxpayer. The taxpayer also needs to be the person making the payment.
I / we want the Whitstable Society to treat the above membership fee and any donations I / we make from this declaration date as Gift Aid donations until I / we notify you otherwise.

Name of the person who is eligible and making the payment, or two names if you wish to make the donation jointly.

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*Notes. In order to make the declaration, you must pay income tax and/or capital gains tax at least equal to the tax refund that the Society reclaims from the Inland Revenue: currently about £2.25. Tax paid includes tax deducted at source from salary, pension, dividends or interest on deposits and not subsequently re-claimed. You can cancel this declaration at any time by notifying the Society. If you pay tax at the higher rate you can claim further tax relief. The postal supplement cannot be claimed as Gift Aid relief in your Self- Assessment tax return.