Signs that you need a coffee, #1

You go to the office coffee maker.

You press the button to start the machine.

While the coffee is dripping, you open a sugar bag.

…and then you throw the sugar to the trash can, and the bag into the coffee 🙂

If you do that more than once in a sigle morning, just take the day off. You’re not gonna get any work done anyway !

Do-It-Yourself:…

Do-It-Yourself: Cappuccino Freddo — Rev. 2

Almost 6 years ago, I posted a guide on how to eas­ily make “cap­puc­cino freddo” cof­fee at home and accord­ing to my web stats, it’s still a very pop­u­lar post. Since then how­ever, I have sim­pli­fied and improved my tech­nique and I think it’s time to refresh the guide.

Reblog from George Adamopoulos : a great guide on how to make the famous greek-style cold coffee, Capuccino Freddo. It’s a must 🙂

http://blog.adamopoulos.net/blog/2013/06/do-it-yourself-cappuccino-freddo-rev-2/

Kanton Schwyz – Quellensteuertarif in excel form

Some things are so simple and so useful, that not seeing them being done drives me crazy.

One such thing is the Withholding Tax (Quellensteuer) tarifs in Switzerland. Every canton publishes them, as of course they must. But it’s only in PDF form. Sure, that’s useful too… if you don’t want to do actual work.

So I’ve downloaded the pdf for Kanton Schwyz, where I live, and via the magic of Notepad++ and regular expressions I’ve converted it into a spreadsheet with two sheets, with and without church tax (Kirchensteuer). Of course, they are given without any warranty, I’m not responsible for errors, if you go bankrupt it’s your own fault etc etc.

One thing to note is that columns D,F and the rest with the % header are percentages. So 0.21 means 0.21%, not 21%.

I hope you find that useful. I’ll be posting the new ones for 2014, 2015 and so on. If you find any error or anything that can be improved (without too much work :-)), please let me know.

Download here : Kanton Schwyz – Quellensteuer 2013 .