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  1. paulears replied to the thread How do you verify if someone is registered as self employed?.

    Not at all safe, to be honest. If HMRC wish, you, as the employer will pay the missing bits. One of the panto companies checked with...

    Dec 3, 2020 at 10:09 PM
  2. paulears replied to the thread Rail Freight - China to UK DDP.

    It's also a great hobby checking in every day and discovering how long it takes to get across Russia! My one try sat in a station goods...

    Dec 3, 2020 at 7:34 PM
  3. paulears replied to the thread How do you verify if someone is registered as self employed?.

    Maybe it's just a business gamble? If you allow them to invoice and you pay, what is the chance of them not having self-employed status...

    Dec 3, 2020 at 7:17 PM
  4. paulears replied to the thread How do you verify if someone is registered as self employed?.

    UTR not sufficient? I suppose some might have a VAT number, but again, maybe that's not sufficient either - although in these covid...

    Dec 3, 2020 at 5:20 PM
  5. paulears replied to the thread How to stop harassment from debt collectors.

    Thanks for the advice - I sent the fella an email, setting out all the facts and ending by telling him I could assist no further and...

    Dec 2, 2020 at 1:00 PM
  6. paulears replied to the thread Security Cameras Working From Home - A Business Expense?.

    bugger the money - you have evidence of this guy doing it, yet the Police won't act? That is what I'd be worried about.

    Nov 28, 2020 at 2:40 PM
  7. paulears replied to the thread Workplace temperature.

    IS the Offices, Shops and Railway Premises Act still current - that set out quite prescribed circumstances but was quite sensible - in...

    Nov 28, 2020 at 2:26 PM