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Hi. I own 8% of a company but am not a director, I'm just a minority shareholder and got paid as a normal employee. I have since left he company as an employee, still retaining my shareholding, but am… read more
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Hi, Can someone confirm this statement in quotes is correct?
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I work for a UK based company from 1/2/06 who wholly trades in the UK only but I live and work for them from my home in France selling to companies in the UK by phone and internet. I have a UK NT tax … read more
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I am employed as bus driver and i've worked for my employer for 12 yrs. I do tour work (staying Away from Home) over the last few years I have been paid £90 per day for tour work. Back in march i did … read more
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Sirs, I am currently working my notice period (of my own accord).
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