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by lamasshu
Mon Dec 10, 2018 12:28 am
Forum: Podcasts and suchforth
Topic: About the kickstarter...
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Re: About the kickstarter...

Thanks again. And... Nope, it's nothing to do with shop local: there's a reasonable amount of fuss over here about how our tax regime makes local businesses less competitive. It's about getting things taxed at all in the UK, but it's all a bit impolite and heavy handed in how it's administered. Anyh...
by lamasshu
Sun Dec 09, 2018 6:25 pm
Forum: Podcasts and suchforth
Topic: About the kickstarter...
Replies: 19
Views: 2916

Re: About the kickstarter...

Hello Lady Lemonbalm
Thanks, that's spot on, details now entered.
Hostage is a bit strong I suppose :) But if tax isn't paid you get a note demanding tax and fees, it feels a little ransomy! Maybe a legitimate thing for them to do, but delightful no.
by lamasshu
Tue Dec 04, 2018 11:52 pm
Forum: Podcasts and suchforth
Topic: About the kickstarter...
Replies: 19
Views: 2916

Re: About the kickstarter...

Hello ZimmermansWay, thanks in advance. I wanted to check how UK friendly the shipping was before putting my address in. If the package doesn't get marked up with the correct sigils for our borders (gift or tax paid) it get's held at the depot and ransomed! I want to check whether it can be marked u...
by lamasshu
Sat Dec 01, 2018 5:34 pm
Forum: Podcasts and suchforth
Topic: About the kickstarter...
Replies: 19
Views: 2916

Re: About the kickstarter...

So, no reply about this after three emails to the backer kit email for the kickstarter.... I've had a go posting on the kickstarter forums, if no reply there I figure I just respond and accept that the tentacle gets lost in the UK postal system.
by lamasshu
Sat Nov 17, 2018 12:37 am
Forum: Podcasts and suchforth
Topic: About the kickstarter...
Replies: 19
Views: 2916

Re: About the kickstarter...

Sorry Spindaddy, no idea either: first time I've backed a kickstarter out of the UK. I want tentacle! But I'm wondering, if I'll get hit by the UK's delightful border tax regime: if it's not marked as paid then... sad times. So I'm looking for a yes/no on whether our UK tax is paid at Norm's end. If...