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    Your first contract? You probably tripled your...

    Your first contract? You probably tripled your take home and you almost lost it over 100 a month gross?
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    As are you :). Im sure you're a joy to work with.

    As are you :). Im sure you're a joy to work with.
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    Sorry yeah that was stupid on my part. You're...

    Sorry yeah that was stupid on my part. You're right completely.
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    Poll: Absolutely there was. Too many votes to not have...

    Absolutely there was. Too many votes to not have fraud.

    Was there widespread fraud that resulted in a change in election results? No... but you'd have to have a very poor understanding of...
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    You'd pay 32.5% on 18k based on the info provided...

    You'd pay 32.5% on 18k based on the info provided unfortunately.

    Dividends are taxed after your salary. So your dividends would be taxed as 75-95k which all falls under higher rate which is 32.5%...
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    I think the day rates most of us are on are...

    I think the day rates most of us are on are contingent on being supplied a steady 5 days a week. I would probably double my rate if I was just getting work sporadically but i wouldn't turn it down.
  7. Why do you guys think there will be a raise in...

    Why do you guys think there will be a raise in taxes? That falls against all modern economic theory on the matter. Cut taxes, borrow and spend your way to economic growth. You don't tax your way to...
  8. I have no idea but corp tax raises are usually...

    I have no idea but corp tax raises are usually something that would happen in a period of a relative stability/moderate growth. Raising corp taxes right now is crazy and will just shrink the economy....
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    Yeah probably for the big guys. To get quality at...

    Yeah probably for the big guys. To get quality at the price you're talking it means hiring direct which means having the means to hire and manage offshore resources. Anyone without that size will...
  10. Thread: Sad and Angry

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    Yeah i agree but they do need to still review to...

    Yeah i agree but they do need to still review to see where they can improve training/procedures.
  11. Thread: Parler CEO

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    It's the selective application of the TOS that's...

    It's the selective application of the TOS that's the issue never said they didn't violate them. Twitter does violate them as well. Plenty of riots and civil unrest have been openly advocated for and...
  12. Thread: Parler CEO

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    What TOS did they violate? Not aligned with the...

    What TOS did they violate? Not aligned with the same political viewpoint? is that part of the TOS? You have open calls for terrorism on twitter and they are still able to freely use amazon's services.
  13. 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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  16. 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...
  21. 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...
  23. 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.
  28. 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.
  29. 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...
  30. 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...
  31. 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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  32. 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...
  34. 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.
  35. 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...
  41. 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.
  42. 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...
  43. 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?
  46. Thread: Checking Out

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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...
  47. 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...
  49. 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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