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  1. Thread: The end

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    Nope. I expect it will be a mess for a period and...

    Nope. I expect it will be a mess for a period and start coming around. And as a perfect example. I had to leave my public sector client due to IR35 issues 2 years ago. I start back with them on...
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    FTFY

    FTFY
  3. Not really. You haven't been deemed outside then...

    Not really. You haven't been deemed outside then inside. They've cheated and just done a blanket ban on contracts. It's not a contract anymore it's effectively employment. There is no determination...
  4. They are but in many cases they will be expecting...

    They are but in many cases they will be expecting them to be doing exactly same thing. Proving without a doubt (in most cases) that the contractor was nothing but a perm resource with different...
  5. It's very simple... IR35 is on a contract by...

    It's very simple... IR35 is on a contract by contract basis. A contract with company 2 has absolutely zero bearing on whatever you did with company 1. Nothing, zero, nada, zip.

    I mean, think about...
  6. P.S. I'd hate to start digging in to the IR35...

    P.S. I'd hate to start digging in to the IR35 position of all this.. I would be everything I have that there would be more bad news coming your way.
  7. Let's pull it apart a little, just so you've a...

    Let's pull it apart a little, just so you've a clue though...


    Employment or recruitment. Just the pedantic point again. So these are the people you have a contract with and are the ones that pay...
  8. Do what? A pedantic point but it's all part of...

    Do what?

    A pedantic point but it's all part of understanding what are and what you should be doing. Your title should be the other dead give away.. you know, the CONTRACTor bit!

    Once all this...
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    Drop a line and find out.. Advertise On LBC...

    Drop a line and find out..
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    I don't know much about it but the sales pitch looks far too good to be true to me. Maybe they've...
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    Why are you even this far in? As soon as they...

    Why are you even this far in? As soon as they said it was an Indian outsourcer you should have said no thanks. Ok times are hard so maybe worth hearing them out but as soon as they said £300 you...
  11. You are aware of the risks of going inside? Have...

    You are aware of the risks of going inside? Have a look at this thread and browse thst section of the forum. Plenty of people in your position.
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    Just check your posting history. You told him to...

    Just check your posting history. You told him to sell everytime.. Either that or use the Google search method with keywords like 'got it wrong again'
  13. Does this throw any light on it? ...

    Does this throw any light on it?

    https://www.contractoruk.com/forums/business-contracts/136056-getting-paid-5th-april-post2719326.html
  14. You might have your answer to your particular...

    You might have your answer to your particular question but please read up on IR35. To be asking if this is related to IR35 at this stage in the game is inexcusable. Now, more than ever, you have got...
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    They can legally honour it but also legally not...

    They can legally honour it but also legally not provide you any work so you've nothing to bill for.
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    Apart from the bleeding obvious?

    Apart from the bleeding obvious?
  17. And I'm sure this has been the case in many...

    And I'm sure this has been the case in many situations but when the finance people or legal people say no then the project will have no choice. If the agency start kicking up a fuss and pulling...
  18. Read this and have a poke around in teh IR35...

    Read this and have a poke around in teh IR35 Reform part of the forums. A vast majoirty of contractors in your position and it's discussed a lot.
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    What is your problem with SJD?

    What is your problem with SJD?
  20. Exactly this. Possible to get around it but...

    Exactly this. Possible to get around it but you've got your work cut out.
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    Why not ring around a few MVL providers and...

    Why not ring around a few MVL providers and compare the prices?

    Even better, why not look at their websites....

    Total cost of members voluntary liquidation | MVL Online(R)
  22. Is this all just plucked from thin air at the...

    Is this all just plucked from thin air at the moment or do you have a foot in and this could be a possibility. Doing fixed price via an agency isn't going to work very well I wouldn't have thought....
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    What he says but IMO dont mix personal and...

    What he says but IMO dont mix personal and company money. It might be possible in the short term but sets a precedent longer term. First this, then what?
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    Thanks for that but pointing out the position the...

    Thanks for that but pointing out the position the OP is in isn't really being mean or rude to them. It's a cold hard truth.

    As you can see from his next reply above he's not taken head and gone...
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    Dunno why that's odd. I speak to his wife about...

    Dunno why that's odd. I speak to his wife about it as well.
  26. No.

    No.
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    Don't know.

    Don't know.
  28. I'd rather pay for a round than work with them.

    I'd rather pay for a round than work with them.
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    That's not even close to abuse. As wattaj says...

    That's not even close to abuse.

    As wattaj says is true though. We have to point out the level of your question to explain there is no way we can answer it for you in completeness. You really need...
  30. I like the way he's convinced is CEST result is...

    I like the way he's convinced is CEST result is right and the clients isn't.
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    And that is what I would expect most seasoned...

    And that is what I would expect most seasoned contractors would have done, dependant on some other factors of course.
  32. I think you need to read this thread again....

    I think you need to read this thread again....
  33. Doesn't like chutney so has no use for the spoon.

    Doesn't like chutney so has no use for the spoon.
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    If you want something to be a sticky it's got to...

    If you want something to be a sticky it's got to be useful information that is thorough and correct. As helpful as maybe to some people it just isn't those.

    For example. This isn't right at all. ...
  35. I use Freelancer Financials and am, as we speak,...

    I use Freelancer Financials and am, as we speak, filling in their fact find to move away from BM whose renewal rates are terrible. With no fees I seem to remember some obscure lenders are down at...
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    I think you are mixing up ir35 status with...

    I think you are mixing up ir35 status with methods of getting paid. Inside is the determination and from that gives you some different options of getting paid.. It's not a payment option as such.
    ...
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    I'd imagine he'd have to claim BiK a percentage...

    I'd imagine he'd have to claim BiK a percentage of everything that now becomes personal use rather than business from the time he's inside in his end of year accounts no?

    But if his attitude is as...
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    You ask the client if they meet the criteria for...

    You ask the client if they meet the criteria for a small company. They say yes or no. Simple.

    How do you know if they are going to move from a small to medium in the time you are there? You are...
  39. You can thank all the mercenary contractors that...

    You can thank all the mercenary contractors that are happy to jump ship to a gig for £20 a day more or closer to home for this type of carry on.
  40. I don't think making up unrealistic scenarios and...

    I don't think making up unrealistic scenarios and firing off one line questions is helpful at all. You are completely missing all the stuff going on in the background at the client and the agent and...
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    Can't see that lasting long in this day and age....

    Can't see that lasting long in this day and age. Someone is going to be outraged and complain and it will get dropped.

    When it happens they can hire a Morris Dancing troupe to help them bid...
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    Totally get that but there surely has to be...

    Totally get that but there surely has to be something about that set up that can be challenged. It's not how the rules should be used.
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    You are showing a rather worrying lack of even...

    You are showing a rather worrying lack of even the basic knowledge of what is going on. You really shouldn't be asking questions like that with only 9 weeks to go.

    Time to pull your finger out,...
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    We need JTB here. One person to take one of these...

    We need JTB here. One person to take one of these on, be made redundant and then taken it to a tribunal to end this once and for all.

    Surely its going to be easy to win. Creating a permanent...
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    I don't think this one is about HMRC. After April...

    I don't think this one is about HMRC. After April the client has state to agree to accept a sub to provide an outside contract. Before they are making that decision they want to know if the...
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    Employee for 6 months ?!?!?!

    And to counter the thread about the possibly positive request for a managed service on jobserve I get this steaming pile in my inbox.

    6 month gig as a perm employee of an Addecco subsidiary...
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    Indeed but delivering a work package that is...

    Indeed but delivering a work package that is managed then the end clients determination is irrelevant. Unless you were just pointing the client out for interests sake?
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    And many contractors will think that's easy to do...

    And many contractors will think that's easy to do and completely miss the mark. The agent/client will most likely be looking for a decent sized setup that has an existing employee they can draft in....
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    Sounds a very poor state of affairs to me. The...

    Sounds a very poor state of affairs to me. The client is letting the agency make a determination in their behalf when they will know nothing about what the client will accept and the working...
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    So a company that offers managed services is...

    So a company that offers managed services is looking for a managed service offering. Very interesting indeed.
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