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  1. Sorry but it was easy to understand - but you've...

    Sorry but it was easy to understand - but you've confirmed 2 things

    1) you are too stupid to see what happened but happy to jump to conclusions and call people out without double checking

    2)...
  2. Thread: test please delete

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    Sticky: :wave: after my last visit to general I won't be...

    :wave: after my last visit to general I won't be back for a while..
  3. I didn't quote it because he updated his post to...

    I didn't quote it because he updated his post to add the second bit which is why the additional edit to my post began "Oh and"

    Now I'm trying to work out if you are either stupidly woke or...
  4. Nope I believe you still go up but you can no...

    Nope I believe you still go up but you can no longer help yourself they put the items on the plate for you...

    I'm not 100% sure though I don't talk to people who frequent such establishments.
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    Outbreaks occur everywhere all the time - I...

    Outbreaks occur everywhere all the time - I believe some people in the US got it last year.

    Antibiotics kills it very quickly
  6. Thread: Hamilton - Oh Dear

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    I assume everyone posting it has never seen...

    I assume everyone posting it has never seen Hamilton as it does feature lines like “Hey, neighbour, your debts are paid ’cause you don’t pay for labour,”

    And I'm at a loss as to what these people...
  7. Nope it was in answer to the question from the OP...

    Nope it was in answer to the question from the OP which asked "will the government provide refuge to these people before there are none left?"

    To which the sane response was

    Oh and being a...
  8. You are posting about a country half way around...

    You are posting about a country half way around the world - so the reason why you are posting about it (on a site where it is complete irrelevant) has to be asked and the only conclusion can be...
  9. I don't think that's fair - at the same time as...

    I don't think that's fair - at the same time as trying to create an on-going business model (IR35 Shield) he spent time trying to make the business he was creating irrelevant...

    Now as I said...
  10. WTF does what is typical day to day violence in...

    WTF does what is typical day to day violence in South Africa have to do with a UK website about contracting...

    Oh and being a British person he could have returned to the UK at any time - he just...
  11. Thread: test please delete

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    Sticky: I think it's more likely to do with the size of...

    I think it's more likely to do with the size of the lift..
  12. Well I don't think I'm bitching over who lost...

    Well I don't think I'm bitching over who lost what, the war was lost before the first IR35 battle was fought - it was obvious by the end result in the expenses battle.

    And as you would discover if...
  13. IPSE did sod all - I don't see any of their...

    IPSE did sod all - I don't see any of their former supporters celebrating the work they did "fighting" these changes - in fact it's the exact opposite.
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    No point applying for an inside IR35 role in a...

    No point applying for an inside IR35 role in a location where you can't do a daily commute...
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    Where have I ever posted that I support IR35 -...

    Where have I ever posted that I support IR35 - please provide a link..

    My viewpoint since 2015 is that this is a done deal - the only solution was to work out how you were going to react to it...
  16. That was why I said granted an exception... ...

    That was why I said granted an exception...

    HMRC are going to be expecting a return so not submitting one is likely to be as much a trigger as submitting one.
  17. Given that you needed to submit one by 31st...

    Given that you needed to submit one by 31st January (unless granted an exception) I suspect not submitting one when one was expected will also be noticed by HMRC..

    Edit to add - but as you have...
  18. By forum - I mean the HMRC Scheme Enquiries...

    By forum - I mean the HMRC Scheme Enquiries forum. What I probably should have used was the word section (Malvolio is supposedly banned from here for unhelpful posts that have a habit of being...
  19. Looks at this thread, wonders why 2 mods wasted...

    Looks at this thread, wonders why 2 mods wasted time arguing over points when Malvolio was clearly trolling (which is why he was banned from this forum).
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    There is no such thing as a PSC regardless of the...

    There is no such thing as a PSC regardless of the use of the phrase by HMRC and others..
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    No he didn't - there is a legal entity between...

    No he didn't - there is a legal entity between the contractor and the client and that legal entity has responsibilities
  22. What they have always been - get myself above and...

    What they have always been - get myself above and away from the issue

    Which means selling software directly and consultancy on a packaged product basis.
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    The market is dire and it's not going to improve...

    The market is dire and it's not going to improve as the April 2021 IR35 changes and the supply side of labour in the current market mean you may as well recruit permies.

    If you want to remain a...
  24. +1 - you are no different from a permanent member...

    +1 - you are no different from a permanent member of staff so travel and accommodation costs will have to be paid out of your own pocket (i.e. after tax has been paid).

    The £90 premier inn hotel...
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    +1 wait until you see the tax requirements which...

    +1 wait until you see the tax requirements which I bet TCS haven't told you...
  26. With Parkers you have to pay extras including...

    With Parkers you have to pay extras including condition reports and they aren't making a formal offer to purchase the vehicle. With WBAV at least you can say they are willing to purchase the van...
  27. However if you know their business model it's...

    However if you know their business model it's perfectly possible to argue that it's not the correct value - which is why I would suggest using it as a guide and then paying a £x00 more to just cover...
  28. If it was a car, the logic would probably go take...

    If it was a car, the logic would probably go take the lowest sane matching car on autotrader and use that as the price for the sale.

    If you are planning to use the bottom scraping sites (as is the...
  29. Thread: Anyone in Glasgow?

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    I've been advised that it's been housing some of...

    I've been advised that it's been housing some of Glasgow's homeless during the Covid crisis (after all there aren't that many other potential customers)
  30. Because it isn't worth answering unless you are...

    Because it isn't worth answering unless you are willing to pay me for expertise I don't provide for free.

    Also what do the contracts say, does it specify the courts to be used - as all my...
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    I'm aware of companies reducing the days required...

    I'm aware of companies reducing the days required due to lack of available funding - that's a sane approach.

    This isn't - I would be rejecting it for multiple, multiple reasons.
  32. Once again I'm going to have to disappoint you...

    Once again I'm going to have to disappoint you here.

    This is a tale as old as time when it comes to chasing old debts without risking your own money.

    So let's explain the playbook you would use...
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    The post is in the appropriate place - a post...

    The post is in the appropriate place - a post that contained actual information about free MTD submission software would be in the Accounting / Legal section if such software existed. Unless things...
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    I might be paying over the odds as this just...

    I might be paying over the odds as this just appeared on LinkedIn

    #Web#Developer x2 (£35k) in Durham - C# .NET, JavaScript, Angular, Node, Azure
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    I guess you also need to remember in the...

    I guess you also need to remember in the subsequent response (if there is one) to mention the GDPR request with the appropriate data sent and confirmation that you've deleted it from all systems. I...
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    Not quite - the skillset then required a bit of...

    Not quite - the skillset then required a bit of C# knowledge and some Javascript.

    Now it would require decent knowledge of Azure / AWS C#, a large amount of Javascript / typescript / node...
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    Surely you reply with we have no record of you in...

    Surely you reply with we have no record of you in our systems.
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    Could you post more rubbish in a single...

    Could you post more rubbish in a single paragraph.

    The substitute merely needs to do the work required at the current moment in time - which means that I can (and would) send in a BA at some...
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    The sad thing is that Dev pay hasn't increased...

    The sad thing is that Dev pay hasn't increased for 20 odd years - the skillset I had earning £45k as a permie years ago still pays £45k as a permie. And if my company was paying that £45k we would...
  40. My concern with that is we don't know how the...

    My concern with that is we don't know how the clowns are working. Were I a clown given the cost of starting a court case (it's 4.5% of the money claimed in the UK, probably £50k plus in the IoM) I...
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    From the FAQ Students of Higher Education at a UK...

    From the FAQ Students of Higher Education at a UK institution, and staff at any level of Education are eligible to make personal purchases on theEDUstore. Simply register on the site with your .ac.uk...
  42. Which part of the two articles I linked to did...

    Which part of the two articles I linked to did you not quite grasp - just because you don't think it's fair doesn't make it wrong in a court of law.
  43. This is a forum where posts have been used in a...

    This is a forum where posts have been used in a court of law by HMRC to argue their viewpoint and where people are argued even on this thread that some posters are the current schema owners. Sorry...
  44. It wouldn't be highly illogical as that was how...

    It wouldn't be highly illogical as that was how Employment Benefit trusts worked see Understanding Employment Benefit Trusts (EBT) and the first post of...
  45. You received money - therefore there was a...

    You received money - therefore there was a contract. Whether the contract is the written but unsigned contract or something else is up to the court to decide but once you start talking about tax...
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    Find a child or friend with an academic email...

    Find a child or friend with an academic email address and use theEDUstore - MacBook Pro.

    Either that or see whether apple will offer you a lease agreement I know my company could have one if I...
  47. I don't work for anyone as Cojak and the other...

    I don't work for anyone as Cojak and the other mods will confirm.. I post here as I feel there is a need to provide a rational logical approach when people are being emotional (so irrational) as the...
  48. You don't however have any contract or paperwork...

    You don't however have any contract or paperwork between yourself and the employing / company paying you. Surely that is fundamental as the devil is in the detail..

    The problem here is that you...
  49. Not even that is required by a court - receiving...

    Not even that is required by a court - receiving money may be enough to determine that you agreed the contract...

    And I know I'm putting a downer on things here but if (BIG if) this goes to court,...
  50. On a Sony Vaio? How old is that machine as Sony...

    On a Sony Vaio? How old is that machine as Sony stopped selling them in the UK back in 2014 and gave up selling them seriously well before then?

    I suspect the issue is that when you login you are...
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