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  1. So there is a way then? If there is no way then...

    So there is a way then? If there is no way then the part after is irrelevant.
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    Why are you taking gigs 40% below your market...

    Why are you taking gigs 40% below your market rate? Your first gig and you've got caught by Newbie Tax?

    If the client is paying for (assumed numbers) 500 pounds for a 300 pound contractor why...
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    And the fact they need X numbers on their books...

    And the fact they need X numbers on their books but they've successfully shut down any possibility of getting those numbers by convincing agents to go with FCSA accredited companys. What a fantastic...
  4. It's also been mentioned not to do any of those...

    It's also been mentioned not to do any of those through a company, even by Maslins. Is there any reason you want to go down this route despite it being generally advised against?

    I'm sure the raft...
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    What kind of question is that?

    What kind of question is that?
  6. I thought you were better than this AtW... You...

    I thought you were better than this AtW... You got nothing else better to do?
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    Would have been better if you'd stopped around...

    Would have been better if you'd stopped around post number 4
  8. Mods. Can we move to the right part of the forum...

    Mods. Can we move to the right part of the forum please?
  9. I think this is an extrmely thinly veiled thread...

    I think this is an extrmely thinly veiled thread trying to bait the same single poster you tried baiting back the other day. Pretty poor carry on IMO.

    You been being as obsessed with him as he was...
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    Thanks PC.

    Thanks PC.
  11. That said, if the contract fails IR35 and they...

    That said, if the contract fails IR35 and they just change it to make it pass and then you get on site and find your RoS is buggered and they want to Direct and Control you then you are going to have...
  12. We don't really know. The best you can do is...

    We don't really know. The best you can do is carry out the proper diligence on the contract, make sure you know IR35 very well and don't shoot yourself in the foot and get the proper insurances.
    ...
  13. You getting a conscience or something? Normally...

    You getting a conscience or something? Normally you just bin the client whenever it suits you don't you? If it suits you sack them off, if it doesn't then don't.
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    I'd say this. I've taken up the banks offer a few...

    I'd say this. I've taken up the banks offer a few times and it was just a matter of a couple of signatures and done (RBS) so very simple. Going to a diff company will require the full raft of...
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    I was the same but I started using the local...

    I was the same but I started using the local cafe, pub, starbucks to work out of during the day. Gave me a proper pep up to have something to get up and get ready for, get out of my joggers and out...
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    This activity does not make the agent money...

    This activity does not make the agent money therefore the agent will not be doing it. They are out to line their pockets, not help you when there is nothing in it for them I am afraid.
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    Quite possibly but the same could be said for...

    Quite possibly but the same could be said for every leader of every other country as well surely?
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    Totally agree. And come down harder on those not...

    Totally agree. And come down harder on those not abiding by it as well. No good imposing all this when so many people don't give a toss.
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    But he's damned if he does and damned if he...

    But he's damned if he does and damned if he doesn't. You gotta feel for him a bit. If he stands up and says that the country will be up in arms, if he lets it happen a lesser number of people will be...
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    What does that have to do with you?

    What does that have to do with you?
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    But even thet means nothing if the role...

    But even thet means nothing if the role evaporates. Even if the agent had sent him a contract to sign he'd ve in no better position.
  22. Aren't you missing something fundamental here....

    Aren't you missing something fundamental here. You aren't shifting the property to a LTD. You and Ltd are completely different entities. You are selling the house to the Ltd. It's a transaction...
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    I know right! Browsed a couple of other pages...

    I know right! Browsed a couple of other pages thinking what on earth is this website all about? Went to the home page to see if there was an explanation and lo and behold...



    Surely if they...
  24. You say he informed you. So you didn't know...

    You say he informed you. So you didn't know anything about this? Or you say informed you as just gave you the exact figures even though you roughly knew the situation?
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    And there is a floodgate about to open as well....

    And there is a floodgate about to open as well. It's not like we are plodding on like before the lockdown. The whole country is on the starting blocks to do everything allowed which is exactly what...
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    There isn't but it's not a bad assumption you'll...

    There isn't but it's not a bad assumption you'll fare better as a perm than a contractor in these times. Contractors will be going first before the perms so naturally perm is 'safer'. Many exceptions...
  27. You'd think with the toilet seat permanently down...

    You'd think with the toilet seat permanently down it would be married bliss!
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    Get an accountant to do it?

    Get an accountant to do it?
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    Seems to be a common theme with that poster....

    Seems to be a common theme with that poster....
  30. It's the kids that cop for the fall out of all...

    It's the kids that cop for the fall out of all this.

    But not to get too serious.. what happens if it statistically proven females are not good matches for females?
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    Doesn't the nature of his business change to an...

    Doesn't the nature of his business change to an investment one as that's all it is doing year in year out which affects something or other?
  32. Because backdating accounts is toally legal and...

    Because backdating accounts is toally legal and legit. Everyone does it :eyes
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    Have you asked your butler? He's paid to GAS.

    Have you asked your butler? He's paid to GAS.
  34. We've had multiple posts about contractors doing...

    We've had multiple posts about contractors doing exactly this in the past and the advice we've always given is it's not deductable. Pretty straightforward stuff IMO.

    I do believe they were posted...
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    He's finally gone. It's what everyone wanted...

    He's finally gone. It's what everyone wanted including him (although he didn't know it). We made some fairly serious points about his mental health or whatever it is that made him do that so why on...
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    I don't think anyone thought anything else but...

    I don't think anyone thought anything else but that's very short termist. You don't earn anything when you are on the bench looking for work. Comparing contracting gigs vs perm based purely on...
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    Were you retiring? No? So pointless then.

    Were you retiring? No? So pointless then.
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    Why do you think GDPR has anything to do with...

    Why do you think GDPR has anything to do with this regardless of Eek pointing the situation out to you?

    If you've got GDPR wrong are you absolutely sure you haven't gotten anything else wrong? Are...
  39. Thread: A Choice

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    Dormant and unused are two totally different...

    Dormant and unused are two totally different things. There are steps to make a company dormant.
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    Could be worse.. You could give him some...

    Could be worse.. You could give him some advice...


    Cool story bro.

    OP.. Assume you won't get it and start looking for something or trying to get back in the your employer. If the role...
  41. It's transfered.

    It's transfered.
  42. Thread: A Choice

    by northernladuk
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    Keep the one you've got. We've got another guy on...

    Keep the one you've got. We've got another guy on here right now that's quit one job and the gig they were hopping to has disappeared so if that isn't enough of a reason to stay I don't know what it...
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    Why on God's earth are you quitting a perm role...

    Why on God's earth are you quitting a perm role in the middle of a pandemic with no end in site and a massive IR35 change on its way?
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    Indeed. Coincidentally MF insinuated another...

    Indeed. Coincidentally MF insinuated another poster loves animals and it earned him the very first slot in the Whos been banned and why thread.
  45. Did you tell them you already hold clearance? It...

    Did you tell them you already hold clearance? It is usually transfered but SC is technically with the role not the person so quite understandable if it needs to be applied for again... Just unusual.
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    To be fair, better knowing that taking the gig...

    To be fair, better knowing that taking the gig and finding yourself at risk when it gets moved to inside.

    I'd rather they'd make it clear early.
  47. Didn't apply any grammar?

    Didn't apply any grammar?
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    It's a fine call because it's very little money...

    It's a fine call because it's very little money extra but I'd personally stick with the 4k one. No content out for 8k yet so I want something that's designed for what is out there, not designed ahead...
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    Sticky: I would have probably thought that most of the...

    I would have probably thought that most of the time but we've got a current running thread with the guy claiming unfair dismissal from his client and he doesn't appear to understand who his contract...
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