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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • While US$70K may seem like a lot of scratch, if you're truly a contractor (ie,
    • funding your own benefits
    • paying biz insurance
    • paying biz taxes
    • paying both halves of the FICA scam
    • covering the cost of downtime between contracts
    • paying for your own sick time and vacation time

    ...etc.), you may find you're losing money.

    I don't mean to dissuade you, just to advise you that there's a bit more to it than just hanging out a shingle.

    Regardless the language - or even profession - you're contracting in, you ne