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  1. I agree, not sure I would bet my house on it...

    I agree, not sure I would bet my house on it being fixed price based on the information though. It might simply have been an estimate to provide the valuation against the limited company costs.
  2. You know as well as I do the agency might not...

    You know as well as I do the agency might not have any idea. If it's a small business, the impact could be on the OP.

    Edited to say - NLUK, you are normally **** hot on stuff like this :)
  3. Not enough information to know. You all know...

    Not enough information to know. You all know simply having an SoW for adhoc work is not enough. The working practices are key here along with any direction and control.
  4. Question not asked yet which will have a big...

    Question not asked yet which will have a big impact. Will the work fall inside IR35 legislation?
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    Went perm 1st Jan. Had a regular income (although...

    Went perm 1st Jan. Had a regular income (although the tax column is a little ouch), pretty much WFH all year apart from a few trips to NL and FR. Had 25 days holiday to take.

    MVL's the co. Still...
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    Sticky: Hi all, I'm hiring at the moment for 3x service...

    Hi all, I'm hiring at the moment for 3x service owners within the following disciplines to start a remote contract in the new year. Can be full time or part time depending on your circumstance.
    ...
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    You could, maybe, call them? I'd guess they...

    You could, maybe, call them?

    I'd guess they are making the offer based on what they know about you.
  8. Thread: Lorien contract

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    Back in 2008 I did a gig through them. Was weekly...

    Back in 2008 I did a gig through them. Was weekly payments.
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    In order to fail SC you need to show that you are...

    In order to fail SC you need to show that you are either untrustworthy or could be put under duress to reveal information. The former means that convictions for anything dishonest such as fraud are a...
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    Sticky: I've not asked, however I would hazard a guess...

    I've not asked, however I would hazard a guess (having worked with them for many years):

    Outside IR35
    Remote
    500-700 a day

    But you'll need ITSM and ITOM knowledge, ITIL qualified ideally,...
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    Sticky: Yup and to clarify, this is my line of work but...

    Yup and to clarify, this is my line of work but am perm now. So I'm just going to pass anyone interested straight to the vendor partner that is looking.
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    Sticky: 3m ITSM Contract Project Manager

    Maybe we should have an opportunity section

    Hit me up if you are interested and I'll pass details on.

    Told it is 3month rolling.
  13. :rollin: Companies house is interesting.

    :rollin:

    Companies house is interesting.
  14. I think this is my favourite review from...

    I think this is my favourite review from glassdoor:

    Pros

    None. Well, the last day is pretty sweet as it means you get to walk out the door and never come back
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    Similar situation to me. Enjoying the...

    Similar situation to me. Enjoying the opportunities and the free training. Especially like the WFH perm element (with a bit of travel expensed). I've not regretted the move as yet.
  16. Thread: Renting in Mons

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    And read this ...

    And read this

    https://www.contractoruk.com/forums/accounting-legal/48973-contracting-belgium-short-guide-tax-social-security.html

    You WILL have to register LIMOSA with the Belgian authorities...
  17. You get taxed on money in the month that you...

    You get taxed on money in the month that you receive it. Work in March, paid in April, taxed in April. Not sure why you think differently?

    As for the tax code, I've just gone permie and had the...
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    Interested to understand if they have defined...

    Interested to understand if they have defined "consultant" in the contract. If it means the Limited Company then assuming you employ the person doing the work (or is part of the same ltd) then you...
  19. From link Meanwhile, his “wish to avoid being...

    From link

    Meanwhile, his “wish to avoid being taxed by the British government means he cannot spend more than ninety days a year in the UK.” Such is one of the many ironies of life as Britain’s...
  20. You can do what you like trading wise (within the...

    You can do what you like trading wise (within the law of course). The issue is where you operate flat rate VAT and diversify into a sector which has a higher flat rate applied. IT Consulting has one...
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    A mate of mine is an airline pilot contractor. :)

    A mate of mine is an airline pilot contractor. :)
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    6 weeks it'll all be over. Look at China.

    6 weeks it'll all be over. Look at China.
  23. J*s*s H Ch*ri*st the self entitlement is strong...

    J*s*s H Ch*ri*st the self entitlement is strong here. Are you having to consider selling the Lambo and reducing the school fees?

    This is the new world order, adapt and survive. Have you thought...
  24. Congrats to him, just means he has 3 years...

    Congrats to him, just means he has 3 years downtime after his next role.
  25. Thread: Blanket ban

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    It's not a month though is it. It's a month for...

    It's not a month though is it. It's a month for the current gig plus all the stress and cost of them poking around in the last 7 years of stuff.
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    Well blimey, every day is a school day. That is...

    Well blimey, every day is a school day. That is well hidden away in the gov site and I can't find any reference to it anywhere.
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    I was wrong

    I was wrong
  28. You know how digital adverts work right?

    You know how digital adverts work right?
  29. Yup, you can work right up to the end of the tax...

    Yup, you can work right up to the end of the tax year and any payments in 20/21 are ok.
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    As a contractor, if you have ‘cash’ held in your...

    As a contractor, if you have ‘cash’ held in your limited company, HMRC has moved the goalposts.
    From April 4th 2020, IR35 tax legislation means you will pay 40% tax on it.

    You know this is...
  31. Already drafted in prep for the budget that...

    Already drafted in prep for the budget that didn't happen in November.
    200+ Govt majority

    I'd say there is a chance of it not happening so I'm going 0.01%
  32. You are confused. Pension at source or to use...

    You are confused.

    Pension at source or to use the correct term Salary Sacrifice is where payments are made before income tax AND NI. It results in small additional contribution equal to the NI...
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    Yes

    Yes
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    Working out tax on dividends How much tax you...

    Working out tax on dividends
    How much tax you pay on dividends above the dividend allowance depends on your Income Tax band.

    Tax band Tax rate on dividends over the allowance
    Basic rate ...
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    They seem to be very knowledgeable per the...

    They seem to be very knowledgeable per the transcript, answers lots of points that newbies are posting. Interesting to see the point about the appeal.

    What if the worker or free pair disagrees...
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    IR35 Transcript from Sonovate

    Really good transcript with lots of advice on here:

    IR35 Webinar - How to navigate IR35 and retain access to your contractors
  37. Agreed, certainly in the short term PSC bans are...

    Agreed, certainly in the short term PSC bans are here to stay. Everything is now in place and all the winners here (brollies and agents come pseudo consultancies) will want to maintain that.

    If...
  38. CGT in Ireland is pretty horrendous and I imagine...

    CGT in Ireland is pretty horrendous and I imagine the most likely assumption would be CGT at IE rates less credit for the 10% paid in the UK. It all boils down to residency though as you indicate. I...
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    The whole point of FRS for VAT is to simplify the...

    The whole point of FRS for VAT is to simplify the operation of VAT for businesses who have low input of VAT. In other words those who do not buy services (such as expenses) or buy from non VAT...
  40. This is true, but this is over and above salary....

    This is true, but this is over and above salary. The answer therefore lies in the contract, is it Day rate + expenses or just Day rate.
  41. What about your potential CG exposure for next...

    What about your potential CG exposure for next year?
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    Check the 2020 calendar.

    Check the 2020 calendar.
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    If it is Freshfields, I'm not surprised. Tough...

    If it is Freshfields, I'm not surprised. Tough not to be treated like a permie there as they don't get it. They also have AMS and Teksystems crawling all over the supply chain.
  44. Initially I did this with a friend. the idea was...

    Initially I did this with a friend. the idea was that we would effectively support each other if either was out of work. The trouble is there are so many variables, perhaps one will be on a higher...
  45. But...... I suspect lots of agencies have...

    But......

    I suspect lots of agencies have 90-120 day terms so the reality is the end client is probably paying some stuff in April that was billed in Jan/Feb.
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    You'll need to double check the legislation once...

    You'll need to double check the legislation once it has passed but I would expect the determination to rest with your own PSC as it does today.
  47. If you are not an EU citizen (or UK currently)...

    If you are not an EU citizen (or UK currently) then you can't work in Belgium.

    If you simply have a UK work visa but are a US citizen then see restart my post.
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    Assuming you are not giving up a paid role at the...

    Assuming you are not giving up a paid role at the higher ph for this?
  49. Logic suggests Therefore we have an insurance...

    Logic suggests

    Therefore we have an insurance offering for companies where the engagement is deemed outside IR35 and CEST shows an outside determination?
  50. Are Zurich not one of the big corps blanketing?

    Are Zurich not one of the big corps blanketing?
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