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  1. Firstly, if you haven't already, read this -...

    Firstly, if you haven't already, read this - First Timers Guides - for IT Contractors | Contractor UK and clue yourself up on all that you'll need to start contracting. However, IMHO, you've chosen a...
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    Again this depends on attitude to risk. This...

    Again this depends on attitude to risk. This being the case, I'd be having a very in depth conversation with QDOS. I'm not satisfied that
    HMRC won't look at this situation as the same, and even if...
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    I think those clients that think everyone is...

    I think those clients that think everyone is inside will go the 'policy decision' route which gives a bit more protection for those staying

    Does the fact that its a policy decision really change...
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    If for any reason the feeds are withdrawn by...

    If for any reason the feeds are withdrawn by Yodlee before we are able to offer support for the feeds via open banking then you will need to upload transactions like this - Upload bank transactions
    ...
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    Looking at the technical specification, it uses...

    Looking at the technical specification, it uses OAuth2 via an access token so it shouldn't be beyond the bounds of a technical solution for FreeAgent to provide
    connectivity by getting claims and...
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    Free Agent - Open banking

    Spoke to Free Agent yesterday, and I have been working with their automatic bank feeds for some time now via Yodlee.
    It appears that from 14th September this is all changing to an Open Banking...
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    Agreed. However, I have to admit it does give me...

    Agreed. However, I have to admit it does give me a small squeak of pleasure seeing the back of Hammond...
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    Doing a 20 mile cycle and then ruining it all by...

    Doing a 20 mile cycle and then ruining it all by going to the local microbrewery for a couple or more pints..
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    Maslins' will probably be able to advise more...

    Maslins' will probably be able to advise more accurately, but if its only 20k after liabilities then there could possibly be more appropriate ways to distribute the remaining company funds, also I...
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    I would have thought that regardless of not being...

    I would have thought that regardless of not being able to open a new company for 2 years - dissolving the company and decreasing the complexity of the settlement with the ex would be the correct way...
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    It is definitely the direction of travel (if...

    It is definitely the direction of travel (if you'll pardon the awful pun)..
    The more AI/machine learning that is collected around driver behaviour/idiosyncrasies of objects like roundabouts/signals...
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    I was lucky enough to be invited onto a 55ft...

    I was lucky enough to be invited onto a 55ft Benetau Oceanis for a week. Learned a bit about sailing and mooched around places like Krka, Prvic and one I cannot for the life of me remember.
    I...
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    Funnily enough that is exactly what I did.. From...

    Funnily enough that is exactly what I did.. From Vodice.. Really beautiful place.
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    So long as you've got an adequate war chest, then...

    So long as you've got an adequate war chest, then take some time off.
    Time is precious and its easy to get bogged down with taking renewal after renewal or new opportunities when they present...
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    So... Who's been to Split?

    Heading over there for a much needed holiday in a couple of days.
    Anyone got any particular recommendations as well as what is on t'internet?
    Particularly looking for good pubs, family restaurants...
  16. whenever hammond opens his mouth he's probably...

    whenever hammond opens his mouth he's probably lying..

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  17. The UK is stuffed because most of the political...

    The UK is stuffed because most of the political class lack any sort of qualifications and experience to understand the drivers behind a vibrant and flexible economy. The UK work-force is viewed in...
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    I'd disagree with that last point. I think...

    I'd disagree with that last point. I think British players, if coached properly by top coaches, can be as skilful as their foreign counterparts. I just think that quite often our playing ethos...
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    I think there is a tipping point for even British...

    I think there is a tipping point for even British football fans. For instance, the most expensive season ticket at Spurs is £2200, which for circa 19 games is ridiculous. The most expensive at my own...
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    Ok, you're a long standing contributor to this...

    Ok, you're a long standing contributor to this forum so worth listening to.. Contracting is dead? I know the IR35 rules are being extended but you appear to be very pessimistic. Do you think that all...
  21. Yeah, I normally go down the pub and quietly sob...

    Yeah, I normally go down the pub and quietly sob into my pint...
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    It's been an extremely difficult watch this...

    It's been an extremely difficult watch this season, however, they are both fantastic teams whose football I'm frankly jealous of,
    however, if anyone were to truly press me - I'd prefer City (fellow...
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    As a season ticket holding United fan for about...

    As a season ticket holding United fan for about 35 years. I have to say I was prepared to put up with a few histrionics
    and less then entertaining football just to get us back on track.

    However...
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    very nice to meet you all.. sorry to nip off...

    very nice to meet you all.. sorry to nip off early..

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  25. Poll: Having been a reader of these forums since about...

    Having been a reader of these forums since about 2013 and then very recently a contributor, I have been mulling over whether to come along. (A bunch of strangers off t'internet and all that)

    I...
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    Ok - thanks.. That sounds reasonable. He plays...

    Ok - thanks.. That sounds reasonable.
    He plays Minecraft to death, however, you raise an excellent point.. The last thing I want is for him to get picked on because he's not doing what his mates...
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    Fortnite - suitable age to play

    What do people on the forum think a suitable age for the game Fortnite on the X-Box is?
    I know it says PEGI 12+, however, girlfriends son is 8 and most of his school mates are allowed to play it.
    ...
  28. £90 a month including VAT and Free Agent.

    £90 a month including VAT and Free Agent.
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    Exactly this... One of the most disappointing...

    Exactly this... One of the most disappointing things about the whole referendum has been Brits turning on Brits and the level of insults and vitriol flowing back and forth.
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    NLUK obviously after a gig testing the CUK app...

    NLUK obviously after a gig testing the CUK app :laugh
  31. Ok, I'll bite. Having looked at the sort of...

    Ok, I'll bite. Having looked at the sort of employee salaries for the type of contract I do, they are coming in at roughly my contract rate allowing for sick pay/holiday pay, pension and other...
  32. I'm sure that one of the seasoned contributors to...

    I'm sure that one of the seasoned contributors to this forum will be along shortly.

    Being a member of QDOS - their contract review and working practices questionnaire cover this extensively.

    If...
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    Divorce laws in England and Wales are set to be...

    Divorce laws in England and Wales are set to be overhauled under government plans seeking to allow couples to split up more quickly and with less acrimony.

    Justice Secretary David Gauke, who has...
  34. True, but I prefer to be able to walk...

    True, but I prefer to be able to walk afterwards... :grin
  35. Yeah.. not an expert on the preservation side....

    Yeah.. not an expert on the preservation side. Quite a few they serve in 1/3 pint size as they are quite a bit stronger than your average session IPA.
  36. Yep, one of my mates lives there... If you...

    Yep, one of my mates lives there...

    If you like craft beer try this place

    Bar Raleigh Nc - Raleigh Beer Garden - when I went they had 366 beers on tap...

    [Oops I missed that it had already...
  37. Since I had some time.. Here's the sql solution...

    Since I had some time.. Here's the sql solution with some admittedly rough test data.


    DECLARE @CostCentreOne UNIQUEIDENTIFIER = NEWID();
    DECLARE @CostCentreTwo UNIQUEIDENTIFIER = NEWID();...
  38. SQL Solution: First create a CTE (common table...

    SQL Solution:

    First create a CTE (common table expression)
    You can use the PERCENTILE_DISC function (if you are using SQL 2012 and newer) -...
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    A family member who lives in California (where it...

    A family member who lives in California (where it is legal to do so), uses it under the instructions of her paediatrician to medicate her heavily autistic daughter.
    ...
  40. Contractor Gender Pay Gap Discussion

    Looking at headline on CUK today about the lack of gender pay gap was interesting.

    Seems like pretty handy evidence that no pay gap exists when some or all of the following apply:

    a. When...
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    +1
  42. Pension Contributions and CT relief

    Just wanted to find out what sort of strategies are being used for pension distributions from Ltd Company.
    As I understand it from doing some research and speaking to my accountant (NLUK disclaimer...
  43. Declaration of trust should do the job. My...

    Declaration of trust should do the job. My solicitor friend is of the opinion that it would be hard for a court to ignore.
  44. no it should be raised to 95 so no-one can be...

    no it should be raised to 95 so no-one can be foolish enough to do it :tongue
  45. When the solicitors get involved you may find...

    When the solicitors get involved you may find that your amicable separation becomes somewhat less so.. Good luck.
  46. First of all sorry to hear your story. I was...

    First of all sorry to hear your story.

    I was in a similar situation at the end of 2014. We had exchanged Form E's and my accountant had submitted his appraisal of the worth of the company
    to my...
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