Définitions énigmatiques

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I'm going to be a bit busy between now and June 4th completing our tax form .............. This year it's proving to be a massive challenge. So FFS take my turn by all means.

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A simple clue, I think.

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Beast of burden

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treiziste wrote:
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Beast of burden
Correct, straight anagrams with some other words thrown in.
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Slow in coming forward when company needs assistance (6)

I’ll be out all day so carry on when you get it.

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Anagram of plc and aid - placid?
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Well done ffs.

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Countered a deal, trite though it may be (10)
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retaliated?

If it's right, please someone else take my turn. I'm all 2042, 2042C, 2047 and 3916d out ................ and I still haven't finished.

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Yep. I've been down that path as well today, shocked at the end to find out we have to pay tax, now have to work out the prélèvement à source malarkey.

Another easy one.

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