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  1. 1) find a new contract anywhere and commute 2)...

    1) find a new contract anywhere and commute
    2) the Mrs. decided you had to move, get her working
    3) everyone is working from home anyway so what difference does location make?
    4) make your CV...
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    so they are fining you or not? A caution will...

    so they are fining you or not?

    A caution will show up on DBS check.
    Police cautions, warnings and penalty notices - GOV.UK

    I suggest, if you don't know that you explain what happened, without...
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    sounds odd. If you were formally cautioned then...

    sounds odd. If you were formally cautioned then they're not taking it any further.
    If they might take it further then you have not been cautioned.
    You might want to clarify the exact wording used....
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    Agreeing to disagree implies there anything...

    Agreeing to disagree implies there anything subjective here.
    There’s not. Not outside your mind anyway.
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    It's not grey. Yes you can. As NLUK says, you do...

    It's not grey. Yes you can.
    As NLUK says, you do potentially limit your future options though.
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    :spel Too

    :spel Too
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    fraud = illegal you not liking it != illegal

    fraud = illegal
    you not liking it != illegal
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    :spel Phoenix if the company fails then...

    :spel Phoenix

    if the company fails then phoenixing is less of an issue, however being a struck off director might be ;)
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    HAHAHAHAHAHAHA....... why on earth would they...

    HAHAHAHAHAHAHA.......

    why on earth would they have do that?
    It's not like it's overpaid tax. It's tax paid voluntarily based on a a flawed assessment tool. HMRC will simply say that the tool...
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    I have no idea if that would work. But I got £5...

    I have no idea if that would work. But I got £5 that says if it does the OP wouldn’t be asking on here.
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    You may well be right... But in that case...

    You may well be right...
    But in that case professional advice is exactly what’s needed. Maybe not sausage machine accountant, but they’re the people who know what to do.
    The best we can do is try...
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    The company has the debt, not the directors....

    The company has the debt, not the directors.
    Changing directors will not fix this nor will it make it worse.
    If the company is insolvent then the director has a bigger problem in that trading while...
  13. Just put your PAYE salary in the salary section...

    Just put your PAYE salary in the salary section of a calculator and the estimated annual profit (after CT) in the dividends section.
  14. they're not going to improve service to you...

    they're not going to improve service to you either as you're leaving.
    HTH
  15. "business related" works when you run a business....

    "business related" works when you run a business. You don't.
    It's not like you're out of pocket. Think of all the savings you'll make on not travelling to your office.

    Ironically, you can claim...
  16. let's be realistic though. OP has upgraded his...

    let's be realistic though. OP has upgraded his PC. OP now wants to know if he can claim any of it.
    The rest is just BS.
  17. 4.

    4.
  18. I’m pretty sure you can’t. However if you have a...

    I’m pretty sure you can’t. However if you have a LTD company that isn’t dormant it might need a computer so you can do that.

    However..... Remote Desktop does not need a fast PC. You can run a...
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    Not quite poor. but not wealthy either. You're...

    Not quite poor. but not wealthy either.
    You're making quite an accusation about my perspective and life, so if you don't mind you can f*** off with your opinion.



    anecdotal evidence........
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    what counts is not conferences/training/bulltulip....

    what counts is not conferences/training/bulltulip.
    what counts is money and holidays
    what's false is job security

    So tell me again why inside IR35 is different to perm? Cos if all you've got is...
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    dunno why. Perm vs. perm there..... Inside IR35...

    dunno why. Perm vs. perm there.....
    Inside IR35 = perm for pretty much everything that counts
  22. If USA elects Biden then we are automatically...

    If USA elects Biden then we are automatically lower at that point. Probably make us the biggest laughing stock bar N. Korea.
    Is that what you're after?
  23. Yes to LTD. Paid in Euros is fine. IR35 is...

    Yes to LTD.
    Paid in Euros is fine.
    IR35 is still there, but for you to assess yourself. Just like for any private client.

    You should probably worry more about what the contract contains and what...
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    IPSE is an odd one. I don't believe you are...

    IPSE is an odd one. I don't believe you are supposed to as its a personal subscription or summat.

    QDOS however is insurance so doesn't attract VAT so there is none to reclaim.
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    This ^^^^^^^ It's unlikely you'll lose much...

    This ^^^^^^^

    It's unlikely you'll lose much due to being on FRS incorrectly. Unless you are buying large amounts of equipment for resale, and if you are then perhaps you're on the wrong FRS rate...
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    Each to their own but I’d value £500pd at around...

    Each to their own but I’d value £500pd at around £100k.
    That is of course mostly subjective.
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    You can claim the moon is made of cheese. That's...

    You can claim the moon is made of cheese. That's within the law. You'll not prove it though.
    So you can make a claim against the accountant. The question should be, can you afford to claim against...
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    Top prize for not reading reading the original...

    Top prize for not reading reading the original post :)

    OP wants to subcontract from overseas. Not service an overseas client.
  29. Brexit used to mean Brexit.

    Brexit used to mean Brexit.
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    when you're working from home how is that...

    when you're working from home how is that criteria met?


    Don't get me wrong. I want an electric bike and I want my company to pay for it. I'm just failing to justify it.
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    from the guy that does nothing but troll and talk...

    from the guy that does nothing but troll and talk bollox
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    Or..... she takes the shares, doesn’t get a job...

    Or..... she takes the shares, doesn’t get a job and they carry like that for good... pure and simple income shifting as per Arctic systems.

    I think the point is, fine to give her shares, but don’t...
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    What tax benefits? When I looked you could...

    What tax benefits?

    When I looked you could only get any benefit if you used the bike mostly for business.
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    To be fair that’s why Arctic systems split the...

    To be fair that’s why Arctic systems split the shares....

    Your point, I think, is that changing share split, is not protected by the Arctic systems test case.
    However I don’t believe as a one off...
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    The reason you need to use your accountant is...

    The reason you need to use your accountant is because you clearly don't know that divis are taxed at 32.5% in the higher rate.
    Manage your accountant FFS. Get them on the phone and donl;t let them...
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    :)

    :)
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    daughter in year 4. Doing place value tables,...

    daughter in year 4.
    Doing place value tables, which is OK.
    Then we did partitioning, which relies on knowledge of place value tables so pointless.

    She hates division but is OK at nmost stuff. As...
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    have you asked your accountant those specific...

    have you asked your accountant those specific questions? And what did they say?

    Without knowing your personal circumstances.... I'll offer the following.
    1) yes. 50/50
    2) yes. Might as well.
    3)...
  39. Thread: WFH and expenses

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    Yes it's pro-rated. But as mentioned earlier in...

    Yes it's pro-rated. But as mentioned earlier in the thread, just claim it monthly as an expense claim to your CO. I can't be arsed to count the weeks since April 6th till end of this month so I'll...
  40. if they are totally separate then MVL of the 1st...

    if they are totally separate then MVL of the 1st comapny will be fine.
    But how will they be totally separate if you want to use the money in company 1?
  41. Thread: Bounce back tax

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    which may be true but is entirely irrelevant to...

    which may be true but is entirely irrelevant to the question or the discussion.

    https://vignette.wikia.nocookie.net/viz/images/b/b9/Roger_Irrelevant.jpeg/revision/latest?cb=20191119215008
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    pure speculation verging on conspiracy theory.

    pure speculation verging on conspiracy theory.
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    There is an incentive. It’s called getting the...

    There is an incentive.
    It’s called getting the right person for the right money.
    If my rate goes up by 30% if inside, or I simply refuse to be inside, then the client has a choice.

    It’s all...
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    BS....... getting the right skills isn't easy....

    BS.......

    getting the right skills isn't easy. Any contractor, with niche skills and plenty of experience, and a track record of adding value, will still continue to operate outside IR35.
    As for...
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    and he's a climate change denier. Here's his...

    and he's a climate change denier.

    Here's his website
    Welcome
    As expected it's total crank stuff.
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    Seeing as the CEST doesn't represent either...

    Seeing as the CEST doesn't represent either legislation, or current case law, I can't see this judgement forcing a change.
  47. Teams client support? You need some desktop...

    Teams client support?
    You need some desktop jockeys for that.
    Jobserve etc. will be fine.
    Also LinkedIn.

    But prepare to be spammed.

    You might consider at this stage that it's probably much...
  48. that's great when thinking about to from teh...

    that's great when thinking about to from teh perspective of a contractor. The OP doesn't want all the BS. They want some people to do a simple job.

    There's a time and a place for rolling out trite...
  49. i reckon they've got rid of you before to reach...

    i reckon they've got rid of you before to reach the 2 year point and have rights.
    If they furloughed you, dutring that fulrough period you'd get to a point where they'd have to pay redundancy to get...
  50. where I live it's easier to buy bread than...

    where I live it's easier to buy bread than yeast....
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