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# need to find 20% ontop of 2016

Hello im just doing my taxes online but one of my invoices is incomplete, I know i got paid 2016 but that is the after-tax amount. Can anyone tell me what it was before tax was deducted @ 20%

£2520

if you deduct from 2016
1680 @20%
2419.20 @20 %

enihat;7662577

£1715.744

lol - you suck at maths

mintcake;7662575

£2520

:thumbsup:

£2520

arcangel111;7662584

lol - you suck at maths

I deducted from vat which is 17.5% not 20%

It's £2520

2016 = 80%
2016/80 = 25.2
25.2 x 100 = £2520

civms47;7662706

It's £25202016 = 80%2016/80 = 25.225.2 x 100 = £2520

it is wrong

Original Poster

Thanks guys

Much love

Actually is it 2520 or not?

enihat;7662646

I deducted from vat which is 17.5% not 20%

he wasnt asking to deduct from the 2016... he was asking what the figure was before the amount came to 2016 which is 2520

watugot;7662766

Thanks guysMuch loveActually is it 2520 or not?

if you are paying tax at 20% not the usual 17.5 percent then yes it is correct
corinne

watugot;7662766

Thanks guysMuch loveActually is it 2520 or not?

look the %20 is (2016 x20) \ 100 = 403.20

bout tree fiddy

enihat;7662836

look the %20 is (2016 x20) \ 100 = 403.20 … look the %20 is (2016 x20) \ 100 = 403.20 and add 2016+403.20=2419.20

You are working out what 20% of 2016 is, and then adding that on. But that is wrong...

2016 is the amount after being reduced by 20% of the original (yet to be worked out) number, which has already been pointed out in #8.

403.20 is 20% of 2016 ya noob ...........

did you fail GCSE math? or have you yet to take it?

arcangel111;7662820

he wasnt asking to deduct from the 2016... he was asking what the figure … he wasnt asking to deduct from the 2016... he was asking what the figure was before the amount came to 2016 which is 2520

your maths sucks as well, I am afraid

enihat;7662869

your math sucks as well, I am afraid

What a way to start your HUKD's life..only 11 posts and already insulting members :roll:

OP is asking what the amount was before being reduced by tax...therefore the amount that he has given is only 80% of the overall amount, so you simply divide the amount by 80 and times by 100 thus leaving you with the amount that OP began with before being taxed.

enihat;7662869

your math sucks as well, I am afraid

Don't be afraid!
Its maths in this country. Your spelling sucks too.

my maths sucks.. ha ha

well put David ... as i am sure has been posted a few times already in this thread the amount he was looking for is £2520

To put this thread to bed before enihat gets kicked off for insulting everyones intelligence the answer you are looking for is £2520...

Can OP please confirm he's happy with the answers (the correct ones anyway) given to him so that this thread can be closed?

arcangel111;7662954

To put this thread to bed before enihat gets kicked off for insulting … To put this thread to bed before enihat gets kicked off for insulting everyones intelligence the answer you are looking for is £2520...

you insulted me first, and I don't believe the answer is 2520,
I am just trying to be helpful, but I wont say anything anymore

go this web side and calculate 2016 + %20

csgnetwork.com/sal…tml

i said you suck at maths as your figure was lower than the amount that had already been deducted from.

like has been said a few times before - the figure 2016 is 80% of the original sum of money, so if you divide 2016 by 4 you get 504 add it to 2016 to get the full 100% of the sum - hence 2520

is that clearer for you?

enihat;7663145

you insulted me first, and I don't believe the answer is 2520, I am just … you insulted me first, and I don't believe the answer is 2520, I am just trying to be helpful, but I wont say anything anymorego this web side and calculate 2016 + %20http://www.csgnetwork.com/salestaxcalc.html

What is that link showing? Putting in 2016 and 20 into the boxes doesnt show any answer shown on this thread.

arcangel111;7663231

i said you suck at maths as your figure was lower than the amount that … i said you suck at maths as your figure was lower than the amount that had already been deducted from.and the answer is 2520 like has been said a few times before - the figure 2016 is 80% of the original sum of money, so if you divide 2016 by 4 you get 504 add it to 2016 to get the full 100% of the sum - hence 2520 is that clearer for you?

csgnetwork.com/sal…tml

davidn84;7663288

What is that link showing? Putting in 2016 and 20 into the boxes doesnt … What is that link showing? Putting in 2016 and 20 into the boxes doesnt show any answer shown on this thread.

put 2016 and put 0.20 please

enihat;7663145

you insulted me first, and I don't believe the answer is 2520, I am just … you insulted me first, and I don't believe the answer is 2520, I am just trying to be helpful, but I wont say anything anymorego this web side and calculate 2016 + %20http://www.csgnetwork.com/salestaxcalc.html

Sorry, but you're calculating 20% of 2016. The question in the OP essentially asks if 2016 = 80%, what is 100%?

Therefore you are wrong... :whistling:

enihat;7663319

put 2016 and put 0.20 please

That works if trying to find out 20% of 2016...but OP is saying that 2016 is 80% of what he earned...the other 20% went to the taxman. He wants to know what the value was of the full 100%.

i am thinking we would all really like a humble apology from enihat....

civms47;7663329

Sorry, but you're calculating 20% of 2016. The question in the OP … Sorry, but you're calculating 20% of 2016. The question in the OP essentially asks if 2016 = 80%, what is 100%?Therefore you are wrong... :whistling:

I am not telling you I am right, may be I misunderstand the question, I am just trying to be helpful in here, I know how to do invoicing, so the op wants to find out 2016+20%

enihat;7663319

put 2016 and put 0.20 please

wrong wrong wrong :w00t: my girlfriends nephew who is 10 got this right :-D:whistling:

arcangel111;7663366

i am thinking we would all really like a humble apology from enihat....

He needs to admit we're right first :whistling:

lol all this hassle over a GCSE maths question.
As civms47 first pionted out:

2016 = 80%
(To find 1%) 2016/80 = 25.2
(To find 100%) 25.2 x 100 = £2520

enihat;7663385

I am not telling you I am right, may be I misunderstand the question, I … I am not telling you I am right, may be I misunderstand the question, I am just trying to be helpful in here, I know how to do invoicing, so the op wants to find out 2016+20%

You're not telling us you're right, but you are telling us we're wrong and you're not?? :thinking:

You don't fully understand the question i'm afraid...

Edit - the OP is essentially looking for £2016 + 25%

enihat;7663385

I am not telling you I am right, may be I misunderstand the question, I … I am not telling you I am right, may be I misunderstand the question, I am just trying to be helpful in here, I know how to do invoicing, so the op wants to find out 2016+20%

no not 2016 + 20% he wants to know what the amount deducted was... : 504 is the answer

ErrorOperator;7663430

lol all this hassle over a GCSE maths question. The answer is defiantly … lol all this hassle over a GCSE maths question. The answer is defiantly 2520As civms47 first pionted out: 2016 = 80%(To find 1%) 2016/80 = 25.2 (To find 100%) 25.2 x 100 = £2520

thats a hard way round - i already gave you an easy way - 2016 is 80% of the initial sum - so divide it by 4 to get 504 ( 2520 / 5 = 504 )

davidn84;7663425

He needs to admit we're right first :whistling:

I didn't say anybody wrong, you are right as well but when it comes to taxing I believe I am right as the op needs to find 20% ontop of 2016, so as I understand he wants to add 20% on top of 2016

enihat;7663476

I didn't say anybody wrong, you are right as well but when it comes to … I didn't say anybody wrong, you are right as well but when it comes to taxing I believe I am right as the op needs to find 20% ontop of 2016, so as I understand he wants to add 20% on top of 2016

the Op wants to find the orginal amount.
This means the 2016 is 80% of the orginal amount.
Meaing 2016 / 0.8 will give the correct answer.

enihat;7662758

it is wrong

enihat;7663476

I didn't say anybody wrong, you are right as well but when it comes to … I didn't say anybody wrong, you are right as well but when it comes to taxing I believe I am right as the op needs to find 20% ontop of 2016, so as I understand he wants to add 20% on top of 2016

:thumbsup:

You understand it wrong tho, he want to find 25% on top of 2016 not 20%....

enihat;7663476

I didn't say anybody wrong, you are right as well but when it comes to … I didn't say anybody wrong, you are right as well but when it comes to taxing I believe I am right as the op needs to find 20% ontop of 2016, so as I understand he wants to add 20% on top of 2016

how many times must we explain what he wants - even the OP knows we're all right and has logged off...

he gave us the sum of £2016 and told us that amount was what was paid into his bank after tax - the taxman took 20% of his salary so wanted to know what he was paid before tax ....
not 20% of £2016
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