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Hi there, i currently am MD of my own LTD company but am in the process of accepting a permanent employed position with a UK company who are paying a sign on fee to acquire my services. They are saying this payment needs to go through their payroll, but I was proceeding that it would be paid to my company for acquiring my services, is it reasonable to request this?

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