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  1. Thanks Andy. Looks solely like an umbrella...

    Thanks Andy. Looks solely like an umbrella outfit? This probably won't suit him, but I will let him know. I may go into partnership with him in the near future, so would require us to both work...
  2. Working through UK Ltd, resident in France, client in UK/USA

    Hi All


    I have a friend that is in a bit of a pickle. He's on a very decent rate, but has been 'advised' all sorts of 'advice' from his French accountant.

    Situation:


    UK national,...
  3. Thanks IF. You refering to this:...

    Thanks IF. You refering to this: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gappssync ??

    So I export all my email to Gmail?
  4. That's what the IT bods advised:eyes But that...

    That's what the IT bods advised:eyes But that would mean I have a few 1000 emails sitting in my new inbox for me to sift thru and file.

    I agree email should not be retained where possible but due...
  5. Moving outlook emails from 2010 to 2007 (PST disabled)

    Hi all,

    Have been moved between two companies (but still within the same parent company, different email accounts though). I have loads of emails that I still need from the one company that used...
  6. I have monthly trade dates - they were purchased...

    I have monthly trade dates - they were purchased monthly. There's a lengthy explanantion how CG can be worked out for 'old' investments pre 1998...not sure if that method still applies:...
  7. Selling swiss shares -now HMRC wants their share (under Bilateral tax treaty) HELP!!!

    Hi All,

    Not sure if this is the best place to ask about this or if it should be under 'General)...please move mods if required!

    Anyhow...

    I have some shares in Switzerland for some years...
  8. Thanks DimPrawn, Moneycorp seem to be offering...

    Thanks DimPrawn, Moneycorp seem to be offering one of the better rates so will give them a call.
  9. Forex broker for Euro(200k) to GBP - any recommendations?

    Hi All,

    I'm sure there's a fair few on here that have transferred their euros to GBP using a forex broker rather than using lousy banks and their pathetic rates.:ohwell

    I'm looking at...
  10. Waiting on an answer..."will look into it" which...

    Waiting on an answer..."will look into it" which also means he will charge me to the nearest hour for his research. Still, if it gives me some $$ from my hard earned tax...

    Yes, realise this is a...
  11. Contractors entitled to unemployment benefit in Germany?

    Yes, it's a very silly question!:freaky:

    I've been freelance in Germany for a while now as a freiberufler (being legit in the german tax system).

    Now the whole German chemicals operation has...
  12. Income protection policies for freelancer working abroad

    Hi All,

    Yes, I have searched the boards on this topic before posting...:wink
    I know some folk don't believe in these types of policies...each to their own...

    My situation is a bit different....
  13. disguised...

    This very issue cropped up recently with my client "Scheinselbständigkeit ". I am a locally registered freelancer here in Germany and pay all my dues here. Now the client is getting cold feet (after...
  14. Yes, I 'live' in UK but am tax registered on the...

    Yes, I 'live' in UK but am tax registered on the continent. I have no income in UK. Not liable for anything here apart from council tax and speeding tickets...afaik
  15. Yes, that's more of what I was thinking too ...

    Yes, that's more of what I was thinking too



    yes...demand an extra 10% due to rising inflation, cost of travel, accommodation etc. Completing a 12 month contract, so this would be a another...
  16. Contract renewal - should I ask for a rate increase or just be grateful?

    Contract is up for renewal but I have already been told that they are keen for me to sign an extension at the end of this current contract. The question I have is, should I ask for a raise or not?
    ...
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    Hi BB, Thanks for the advice. Hmmm...no need...

    Hi BB,

    Thanks for the advice. Hmmm...no need for me to persuade the client to allow me to work from home then every other week!

    I had been inclined to go for the freibefluer route, but then...
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    Presume 183 days means you have to physically be...

    Presume 183 days means you have to physically be there on German soil, so if you can wangle it to work from home that would help your case?
  19. Thanks for your comments everyone. Well, yes,...

    Thanks for your comments everyone.

    Well, yes, I would provide them with some form of insurance by not invoicing them on day 1 of the contractors start date! The trams can be lethal over here for...
  20. Well I have seen some of the ridiculous prices...

    Well I have seen some of the ridiculous prices they have been paying for some external vendors and some of the sh1te CVs, so am thinking they may consider it. It all depends on what they are getting...
  21. Charging referal/introductory fee to client for candidates?

    Hi there,

    Recently managed to get a 12 month contract direct with a client. No middleman shenanigans so am lot$ better off $$ wise. They have just started advertising for another role (same ...
  22. Business travel insurance - any recommendations?

    Hi All,

    Client has advised me to purchase my own travel insurance as need to visit their other sites. So I'm looking at biz travel insurance as that will cover my laptop etc better than a...
  23. Okay, am a bit further with this one now and have...

    Okay, am a bit further with this one now and have posted other German-related questions on this other thread:
    ...
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    E101 and social security, NICs, private cover....

    With regards to being a Freiberufler I understand that I don't have to pay German social security but that everyone in Germany, however, is required by law to have health insurance. So I have the...
  25. Germany...taxation, registering freelance, accountants please?

    Hi All,

    Appears I may have a contract coming up in Germany, so looking into the taxation issue over there and any other obligations I may have.

    From the posts on CUK it appears that setting up...
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    Contract in Switzerland or UK?

    Hi there,

    I may have the opportunity to work for a Swiss-based company for a short-term contract which is likely to be less than 3 months. Currently I am tax resident outside EU (been gone for...
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