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Nelek11-Feb-21 9:40
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Nelek11-Feb-21 3:46
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Here in Germany there are companies that will ask for a police report to check if you have a record. If you really want to be sure, I would ask for one and check if the entry you are commenting is clear enough saying that you got expugned.

Said that... I agree with almost everything the others have said. So I won't repeat it.

Things that I didn't see...
You don't only have to know about taxes, you need to have a good money management. Freelancing can bring a lot of money at once and then be months without a project. If you don't have a strategy, it might get very uncomfortable pretty quick.
You have to have a good time / priority management, because you might (if you are lucky) have several projects at once and almost every customer wants his stuff for yesterday.
You need to know your real / fair value, only because there are guys earning 5 or 6 figures salary per project, it doesn't mean that you can ask for it without being that good. And depending on the pissed customer, it might get really difficult to get more projects in the area.


and many more...

TL;DR;
it might be really good, but it is not an easy way.
M.D.V. Wink | ;)

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