IPG folks, What's the last day of work this year? I accepted a lower freelance rate because the gig was meant to go "'til end of the year." But received a contract that says 12.11 is the end date.

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Sorry to hear OP. More agency BS.

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Probably 12/20

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Should the question be what is end of year for the client you’re working on? Freelance frequently picks up over year end & holidays?

When I asked why the earlier finish date, they responded the agency will be closed the last two weeks of the year.

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