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    Simple english : (Your post was)...

    WTF are you on about?

    It was clarified to you what the tax regulations mean.[/QUOTE]

    Simple english :


    (Your post was) Invention.

    (in Belgium the law is that in order to be) a...
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    It *will* put you inside IR35 if you always do...

    [/QUOTE]





    It *will* put you inside IR35 if you always do it. Because then you are acting like a serial temporary employee. If you always impose your own businesses' terms then you are...
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    But that is not what I said ? I said that...

    But that is not what I said ? I said that imposing the same terms on all of your clients is a factor in being considered to be IBOOA.

    Accepting each client's terms, in sequence as you contract to...
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    Invention. It is a place of management if it is...

    Invention. It is a place of management if it is a workplace or a residence.

    Boo2
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    The reason that my overseas expenses terms are...

    [/QUOTE]

    The reason that my overseas expenses terms are one clause (of many) which combine to put me outside of IR35 is that it is MyCo's standard term, which all ClientCo's accept, and which...
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    Not if YourCo has no "place of management" in...

    Not if YourCo has no "place of management" in Belgium.

    Boo
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    Yes, and accepting their policy will put you...

    Yes, and accepting their policy will put you firmly in the IR35 caught category.

    MyCo has a standard contract which quotes three separate prices for work inside the UK, work outside the UK but...
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    Yes, that or a new accountant... Boo

    Yes, that or a new accountant...

    Boo
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    Linky ? Thanks, Boo

    Linky ?

    Thanks,

    Boo
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    Freeparking.co.uk

    Freeparking.co.uk work for me and don't cost anything except the domain renewal.

    Boo
  11. Thread: Doing odd jobs?

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    It's a shame that this has come to seem the most...

    It's a shame that this has come to seem the most reasonable eventual reaction of anybody asking a question on these forums.

    Boo
  12. Cheap PCs and Windows / MS Office deals for non-profit organisations ?

    Hi,

    I do some voluntary work for a non-profit organisation (not a charity by the way) and they've asked me to choose a couple of computers for them.

    In some respects it should be easy as they...
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    I should say in advance that I am not considering...

    I should say in advance that I am not considering IPSE after a tulipe experience with them in the past and am only looking at "proper" Trades Unions.

    Have edited OP,

    Boo
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    Which Trades Union for IT Contractors ?

    Hi,

    Was thinking of joining a Union and wondered which Trades Union is most appropriate for IT Contractors ? Anyone done that recently and care to share their views as to which Union offers the...
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    I wouldn't have expected LED bulbs to fail with...

    I wouldn't have expected LED bulbs to fail with quibble tbh NLUK, have you spoken to your accountant about them ?

    Boo2
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    Groupware : Kolab vs Tine 2.0 vs Horde ?

    Anyone using these groupware / collaborative SW packages and have an opinion as to which is best ? I have a need to support around 700 users by providing file / email / calendar etc services and...
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    Price of hard disks...

    Is it just me or are hard disks (I mean the spinning type, not SSDs) priced a bit high atm ? I was looking for a cheap source of 4TB HDDs and the lowest I can find is in the £11x region, seems a lot...
  18. Try typing "+" (without the quotes) Boo

    Try typing "<ctrl>+" (without the quotes)

    Boo
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    You wouldn't put one up for realtime and embedded...

    You wouldn't put one up for realtime and embedded SW in C++ would you ? Just curious to see how may responses you'd get in my field...

    Boo
  20. Dunno. What's an in-band ringtone in Bluetooth ?...

    Dunno. What's an in-band ringtone in Bluetooth ?

    Boo
  21. Thread: Ramdisks

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    AIUI RAM disks have gone out of fashion because...

    AIUI RAM disks have gone out of fashion because OS disk cacheing is now so advanced that it is generally quicker to turn over any available RAM to the OS rather than utilise it in a RAM disk.

    Boo
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    SE and stek are both saying that and they are...

    SE and stek are both saying that and they are both wrong. Your employer is YourCo whiche is a UK registered Ltd Co. having no permanentvestablishment in Belgium. Unless your parent's house is a...
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    This is not true, in order for there to be a...

    This is not true, in order for there to be a permanent establishment in the destination state there must firstly be an establisment (constituting, at a mimimum, premises from which a business can be...
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    True but irrelevant : the OP wishes to know which...

    True but irrelevant : the OP wishes to know which of his two retail-licenced copies of W7 got upgraded to W8/W10.

    Boo
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    So that's £650-£1k per day to travel to work in...

    So that's £650-£1k per day to travel to work in the world's most expensive country and paying income tax as a resident ?

    Not me...

    Boo2
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    CHF or GBP ? Boo

    CHF or GBP ?

    Boo
  27. Sadly they require that : :ohwell Boo

    Sadly they require that : :ohwell

    Boo
  28. Insurer for caravan live-in while working on site ?

    Hi,

    Question as title : I am trying to find a firm who will insure a caravan while I stay in it during a contract. All the ones I've tried will only accept holiday use.

    Anyone else been down...
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    If the OP's job is getting out and seeing the...

    If the OP's job is getting out and seeing the world then maybe a holiday indoors watching TV is exactly what's required ?

    Boo
  30. Just do this ffs, you're way overthinking this. ...

    Just do this ffs, you're way overthinking this.

    Boo
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    Moving data from old to new PC ?

    Hi,

    Just built up a new PC and I need to move all the data across from the old one. Wondered if anyone here has recently been through this process and might have a handle on the best way to...
  32. Thread: Euros and VAT

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    There are quirks : If YourCo and AgencyCo are...

    There are quirks :

    If YourCo and AgencyCo are registered in different countries, and the supply is bespoke software / services then the supply is deemed to be made in the destination (AgencyCo's)...
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    Totally plausible in the Embedded arena anyway....

    Totally plausible in the Embedded arena anyway. DAMHIKT. Intel have just signalled the incipient arrival of another 12,000 odd bright young things to further drive prices down and "resting periods"...
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    So that's a total win then - great news ! Boo

    So that's a total win then - great news !

    Boo
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    As a matter of general interest regarding BTL are...

    As a matter of general interest regarding BTL are there any books, magazines or online publications worth reading on the topic ?

    I was thinking of selling my house in the South area and buying a...
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    Anyone happen to know whether the same applies to...

    Anyone happen to know whether the same applies to SW provided via MSDN ?

    Thanks,

    Boo
  37. To answer the original question you must retain...

    To answer the original question you must retain receipts if the subsistence expense is not incurred outside the UK. And you cannot go by a process of "averaging", you can only claim the actual costs...
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    Speaking of which, I got an introductory offer...

    Speaking of which, I got an introductory offer email for that the other day and wanted to know what happens to the software when the subscription is over 12 months later? Does the software just stop...
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    Permanent marking solution for computer kit ?

    Hi,

    A long time ago I worked for a firm that marked all their computer kit with a serial number and company name etc. The method of marking was to print and then apply a sticker which etched...
  40. Not helpful. Boo

    Not helpful.

    Boo
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    Yes, that looks like a good quality monitor and I...

    Yes, that looks like a good quality monitor and I have a Samsung 305T myself and can vouch for their reliability as a brand.

    Bit pricey though for what it is and personally I feel that 1440...
  42. Legislation governing taking of lunch breaks in UK ?

    Hi, Sorry of this turns out to be a duplicate post but I can't find the original I made yesterday.

    I know that employees in the UK are legally required to be given breaks after working a certain...
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    Why not post a link or model name so we can know...

    Why not post a link or model name so we can know wtf you are talking about ?

    Boo
  44. Thread: SIPP Contributions

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    Can you (or anyone) tell me what are limites and...

    Can you (or anyone) tell me what are limites and tax implications on company contributions to Director's pension schemes, please ? Or if anyone knows a good (ie simple) explanation on the web a link...
  45. Thread: data breach

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    IMHO : Agree to delete the files ...

    IMHO :


    Agree to delete the files
    Apologise profusely explaining your motives


    I'd only speak to a solicitor if that doesn't work.

    Boo
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    The definition of "normal commuting" has nothing...

    The definition of "normal commuting" has nothing to do with the distance or cost of the journey and everything to do with the nature and purpose of the travel.

    Boo
  47. I think the OP knows this from the statement : ...

    I think the OP knows this from the statement :


    Boo
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    Yes, assuming the "writing" is on headed paper...

    Yes, assuming the "writing" is on headed paper and not just email then I would think you have a clear contractual case and it is certainly worth getting an initial consultation with a solicitor, you...
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    Also, if you pay £250 for a holiday that's not...

    Also, if you pay £250 for a holiday that's not really a tax expenditure as shown in the OP ?

    Boo
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    Why is this, do you think ? ...

    Why is this, do you think ? </Genuine question>

    Boo
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