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Hi all, I’m currently in full time employment and want to start doing jobs on the side, obviously non notifiable ones as I couldn’t justify...
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I work for a company that isn't JIB registered but follows the JIB pay grades (Not London) I use my own vehicle and all expenses for my van are...
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I'm just curious what an independent domestic electrician should be paid daily in the Midlands while being subbed jobs from another domestic...
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Do you have to pay tax on money received from weighing in copper from household cable, Swa etc? I guess you do as we have to pay tax on everything...
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Hi there, had some great advice over the last few months so I'm back. Everything is going up and so our prices have to, too. They've been the...
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Hi all. I am pondering on the idea of using a job management software package for my business. I have a large number of clients with many of them...
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Hello, We are seeking electricians mate, labourers, cable installers for the Data, fibre and Telco industry. ideally persons with experience of...
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No claims in years and it's gone up! It was already too high but I had no time to search. I'd be grateful for your recommendations, you've been...
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Gosh, I've been asking a lot of questions today, this one's a big ask. I don't know about the peaks and troughs of working in this industry but...
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Anybody had a new website done lately by someone they would happily recommend? Seems to be a saturation of choice online
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1. New client contacts me and asks for an EICR. - Quote given and accepted, EICR performed, defects found, advice given. 2. Draft EICR issued as...
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Thinking of changing to a estate car instead of van as van costs are quite high. Is anyone else doing this? What recommendations for a car?
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Looking for some business advice. Basically a "Self employed starter kit" things that you need to get to set up on your own, such as public...
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I am struggling to find any insurance company that offers indemnity insurance for EICR's without having to take out public liability at the same...
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I’m hoping some of you will be able to help with this. I’m currently working as a new build electrician, money is semi decent but as you’d...
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Im in a bit of a pickle with this one. Ive mentioned a couple times on the forum about an ongoing debt that should be getting sorted this month...
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out of interest I have been perusing the jobs section for electricians on various job sites and wow are they really that low? I mean some are...
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Hi all. I have been running my Sole Trader business for just over a year now and have been quite successful in keeping myself in work. Word of...
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I`ve just spoke to a lad in customer services at the nic about getting reregistered on the AC scheme to be told that I basically have to go back...
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Hi there, I have been with my employer for 8 years and I feel like the time is right for me to move on. I'm looking to become self-employed...
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Good afternoon everyone. So im currently working as a multi skilled engineer in the food production industry. Im a qualified electrician with...
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Looking for advice from anyone who has grown from a 1 man band to multiple staff, mostly domestic. May seem straightforward, but a genuine query...
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I've been approached by an estate agents to see if I want to go on their contractors list. They asked about my prices, would you just tell them...
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I got a question for those who are CIS and file their own self assessment. I use public transport how should I calculate it? Is there a flat rate...
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Evening all, This may have been covered already but If so,I can't find the right thread, & apologise in advance. I was a member of Napit until...
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Hello... I'm looking for a trustworthy electrician in Bristol to finish off work on on an electrical cabinet. From what I understand a RCD needs...
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Hi So basically I went self employed at the end of January and I am currently subbying back to my old boss. I'm not originally from where I live...
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Working on a full rewire at the moment that's been dragging on for some time now. I got the job through a builder I know and it's the second job...
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We have a chap who works for us a lot and who is self employed. We have found out that he may have done some work recently for one of our clients...
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Hi all Thinking about selling my company, does anyone have any experience with selling an electrical contractors ? I have had a few valuations...
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Just curious, it doesn't happen to me often with what I charge but on occasion. Explaining what or why the costs are involved with the job never...
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I’ve been self employed 5 years now, and not been employed as an electrician for 10 years before that, so out of the loop concerning rates of pay...
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Hi guys. We have been asked to price for some floodlighting and this will involve a substantial amount of trench work through a field and then six...
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Hi all, Spark for 15 years, had a company for 11. I have run the company in various different fashions over the years but it’s mainly been labour...
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Afternoon, i've just been contacted by Countrywide Repairs, they're offering a contract of 350 EICR's in my area to be completed within a year. My...
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Hello Im doing work for a customer who has a few sites they want me to cover. I told them traveling time is at full rate. When talking to someone...
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We were recently called out of the blue by a number geographically at the other side of the country, by somebody requesting minor works in schools...
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Hello, I am a self-employed electrician who has carried out work for a pub/club in my area. I did not do a contract. It’s been nearly 2 years and...
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Have been in the electrical supplying business for a while and have decided to take on another venture and leave this one behind :(. Currently we...
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