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  1. I don't think this is needed under 10k right?

    I don't think this is needed under 10k right?
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    Missing the tax when you take it out. It's not...

    Missing the tax when you take it out. It's not such a simple calculation... depends what your income level is like when you take it out. Obviously with inside ir35 contract the tax liability is so...
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    Yeah legally it isn't much different but it does...

    Yeah legally it isn't much different but it does show intention. If you're comparing 6 months at one potential client vs 12 months at another then there is something you can take away from that.
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  4. But hey your headline is much catchier.

    But hey your headline is much catchier.
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    I know you're joking but obviously there is zero...

    I know you're joking but obviously there is zero impact to quality of life while you're working and your take home might actually increase (assuming one director company only taking home around 4k a...
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    This happens with drugs too all the time. A drug...

    This happens with drugs too all the time. A drug will have horrible medium or long term side effects and it'll either get pulled or just won't get very wide uptake... So then pharmaceutical companies...
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    Too lazy to find the source but earlier on in the...

    Too lazy to find the source but earlier on in the year I read estimates that asymptomatic spread was less than 5% of spread.

    Weird how in the absence of information for people the default is...
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    Poll: Not normally one to call sexism or anything but...

    Not normally one to call sexism or anything but male athletes can literally post dick pics on Twitter without being called a pornstar or anything really.

    Anyone who plays at wimbledon is an elite...
  9. I struggled with this too. Ended up just putting...

    I struggled with this too. Ended up just putting my ltd company on LinkedIn and just wrote about some the projects i worked on. Just avoided the whole title nonsense altogether. As a contractor...
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    Show me 1% stats... I bet it's above 10% and...

    Show me 1% stats... I bet it's above 10% and might even be as high as 30-40%.

    Just talking raw acceptance rates. Since most apply to multiple schools i bet the number applying who get accepted to...
  11. If they think they are rightfully legally ending...

    If they think they are rightfully legally ending the contract and you disagree... then forcing a debt collection won't do anything as companies wont pay a debt that's disputed especially with a party...
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    Probably around 2 threads a week on it.

    Probably around 2 threads a week on it.
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    Yes that's true but i believe very strongly...

    Yes that's true but i believe very strongly employees should be given a method to defer tax and do some basic tax planning. Pensions are not enough, there needs to be something shorter term available...
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    Poll: I'm super low risk for any coronavirus...

    I'm super low risk for any coronavirus complications so I'll wait as long as possible for more data to come out on vaccine. I have a feeling I'll be pushed into taking it later this year if I want to...
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    OP got the job I think that is a greater...

    OP got the job I think that is a greater indication that OP is qualified for the role than your opinion on the matter.
  16. I like your thorough, scientific, and logical...

    I like your thorough, scientific, and logical breakdown and rebuttal to the technical analysis given by the professor with a doctorate in statistics from Stanford.
  17. Maybe, not sure what spectator is, never seen it...

    Maybe, not sure what spectator is, never seen it or read it before today. It was originally posted here Neurath's Speedboat: Blog that is the professor's blog. It is mostly technical. Other posts...
  18. Did you read it? Can you explain why the variant...

    Did you read it? Can you explain why the variant hasn't become the dominant strain anywhere outside of London and South East even though the levels started off very similar. Its only exploded in...
  19. New variant might not be any more transmissable

    https://www.spectator.co.uk/article/is-the-new-variant-of-covid-really-more-transmissible-




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  20. Thread: So it begins

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    How so? The head of state in Iran is not...

    How so? The head of state in Iran is not democratically elected. The head of state in russia is. Russia has fairer elections than Iran. Your post is just ridiculous. Are you trolling?
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    Yes but if they're a dunce at 25 years old they...

    Yes but if they're a dunce at 25 years old they probably will be at 40 that extra 15 years experience won't change that.

    If someone interviews for a senior role at 25 years old and beats out the...
  22. Thread: So it begins

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    Sure, when you set the rules you are always...

    Sure, when you set the rules you are always right. My equivalence is valid.
  23. Thread: So it begins

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    Smokers and obese people should also be denied...

    Smokers and obese people should also be denied NHS services. drink more than 3 pints a week no NHS for you. Anyone who has a disabled child that could have been aborted needs to be denied NHS as...
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    It's crazy how many people throughout history...

    It's crazy how many people throughout history have accomplished just astronomical things way harder than anything we do on a daily basis and they did it when they were 15, 20, 25, 30 years old and...
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    300pd to 60k is a good jump lots of contractors...

    300pd to 60k is a good jump lots of contractors were forced to go into 60k perm salaries who were 500-600pd but 60k perm is very very good for 300pd.
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    Not an expert but it doesn't sound like it's...

    Not an expert but it doesn't sound like it's outside from your explanation.

    An outside ir35 contract doesn't sit within the organisational hierarchy. You shouldn't have a title within the...
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    Seems totally impartial.

    Seems totally impartial.
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    There still is paid training and companies are...

    There still is paid training and companies are still doing it but everything I've seen or been involved with has been direct from the vendor or certified partners.

    I've never engaged with an...
  29. I don't know. Everyone is so miserable on this...

    I don't know. Everyone is so miserable on this forum and super negative I think it's just rubbing off on me. My apologies, I shouldn't have been so harsh.
  30. No need to be an asshole. It's a forum, it's...

    No need to be an asshole. It's a forum, it's casual chat. You don't need to talk about something new and you dont need to support what you say either. You wouldn't in real life why do you hold a...
  31. Thread: Checking Out

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    Yeah that's why I asked where? I am genuinely...

    Yeah that's why I asked where? I am genuinely interested in going if there is a city without all the violence and social unrest that has good opportunities.
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    That makes sense. The only real knowledge I...

    That makes sense.

    The only real knowledge I have there is when my wife did a maternity cover FTC. The rate was very similar to the perm position but I have seen FTCs advertised for projects...
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    Please tell me how recasting a Fixed term...

    Please tell me how recasting a Fixed term contract as inside ir35 will eliminate those costs.

    Do you ask the inside ir35 contractor to pay for your overheads? your office space?
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    I would like to make the move as well but just...

    I would like to make the move as well but just seems like such a disaster in the USA right now. Social unrest everywhere. Crime is insanely high everywhere. Sure you can't beat the economic...
  35. Exactly which is why it's better to be needed...

    Exactly which is why it's better to be needed onsite a day or 2 a week for meetings.

    Anything where you have to communicate with the business or important clients/suppliers helps as well as they...
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    Please show me your calculation for 100% markup...

    Please show me your calculation for 100% markup on employment that exists in FTC that doesn't exist in inside ir35 contract.

    Pension = 3%
    Employer NI = 13.8%
    Apprenticeship Levy = 0.5% (Not...
  37. Their may be good people there who intend to pay...

    Their may be good people there who intend to pay you problem is once you leave you are last on the list to get paid. You may still get paid but they will pay companies who they have an active...
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    Yeah exactly... FTC is usually flexibility of a...

    Yeah exactly... FTC is usually flexibility of a contractor at perm rates.

    If they are doing an FTC it's probably because that's what they have budget for. If you need a contractor and market...
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    I'd probably guess most MPs in Canada have a...

    I'd probably guess most MPs in Canada have a large percentage of their wealth tied up in property. Why would they get rid of private property? Just use a little logic.
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    I doubt they will offset it completely. Probably...

    I doubt they will offset it completely. Probably land somewhere in the middle unless it's already at their max budget as already mentioned elsewhere.

    The contract I'm on now I got beginning of...
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    Yeah I did because I was curious. I do see...

    Yeah I did because I was curious.



    I do see now it says office closed over christmas as well which brings it up to 29 days + bank holidays. I guess thats a bit better than average but hardly...
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    I like how in the article he brags about having...

    I like how in the article he brags about having best in class holiday ... they ended up offering 25 days holiday like 80% of companies out there do. Doesn't get any more standard than that.
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    Yes, yes I will and yes teaching at a tulipty...

    Yes, yes I will and yes teaching at a tulipty university and doing very low quality research is much less stressful.
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    Sure, I guess. I've had offers from many...

    Sure, I guess. I've had offers from many management consultancies. They love people like me, technical background, mba from a top school, good problem solver, great communication skills, super...
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    I can afford to go perm or inside ir35 but it...

    I can afford to go perm or inside ir35 but it means moving outside London for me. Right now we spend about 4k a month, I'd probably want to get that down to 2-2.5k if I was perm. I already talked to...
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    I don't really plan to semi-retire. I am going to...

    I don't really plan to semi-retire. I am going to try and gear down in 5 years though. I am going to start a PhD around then I will switch into academia around 45 probably at some tulipty university...
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    I guess everyone's experience is quite different....

    I guess everyone's experience is quite different. The career managers I have worked with have either had unsuccessful teams or they've had successful teams who largely ignore them. I've never seen...
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    This is the worst time to make the transition....

    This is the worst time to make the transition. You need to wait. You need to wait and see what impact brexit has on contract market for your skill set. You need to wait and see what impact the new...
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    I don't agree with this at all. This is a failure...

    I don't agree with this at all. This is a failure of the organisation more than the individual. An organisation is responsible for developing managerial skills more than an individual is. It is...
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    400k is still a lot. Still need to be making a...

    400k is still a lot. Still need to be making a good 100k/yr unless you have a super high deposit or use some tulipty scheme.

    Do you really think income to housing is what it was years ago?
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