overhead costs for starting own practice...

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Hackson_McJackson
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overhead costs for starting own practice...

Postby Hackson_McJackson » Sun Mar 07, 2010 11:26 pm

first off, is it possible when you first start to simply practice out of your house or apartment? i would only want to field court appointed cases until I became comfortable enough with the process and procedure to take on privately obtained clients... also, i want to do everything myself at first... is there a way i can tell the courts to limit my flow of court appointed cases?

how many court appointed cases would a small city and rural area with a population of 80,000 get daily? how many could i expect to get funneled to me on average? I know you get paid 75 dollars per hour to handle court appointed cases, and you log in how many hours you worked on each case....

finally, based on this information, would you get enough cases @ 75 an hour to live off of? lets say i do hire a secretary to file papers and do minor research and pay her 35,000 a year... that would still be six figures if you logged in 40 hours a week @ 75 an hour?

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romothesavior
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Re: overhead costs for starting own practice...

Postby romothesavior » Sun Mar 07, 2010 11:28 pm

They locked your thread without banning you? Glad to see it. You're far too fun.

Hackson_McJackson
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Re: overhead costs for starting own practice...

Postby Hackson_McJackson » Sun Mar 07, 2010 11:28 pm

HAHA lol i know will... at first i thought that i got banned.. i was like SHIT, im done already! hahaha... i flame SO DAMN HARD i get banned from my own thread... smh...

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Lawl Shcool
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Re: overhead costs for starting own practice...

Postby Lawl Shcool » Sun Mar 07, 2010 11:36 pm

you seem to be leaving out taxes in all your calculations

Hackson_McJackson
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Re: overhead costs for starting own practice...

Postby Hackson_McJackson » Sun Mar 07, 2010 11:38 pm

JPU... pardon my ignorance, but i will be first to admit I have no idea how taxes work... ive never had to work in my life so i don't know... if you made, say 150 thousand dollars a year... you had one employee you paid 35,000 dollars... so that is 115 thousand dollars... how much money would be taken out for taxes?

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Re: overhead costs for starting own practice...

Postby OperaSoprano » Sun Mar 07, 2010 11:41 pm

My personal policy is to issue a warning to all individuals before serving them with a ban. OP has now been served with his ban.




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