Bird Talk / Issue 106


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Driving a Car to Florida – Contents
Posted date : May 25, 2018.
On the 30th of October 2017, my daughter and son-in-law were driving my car to Florida while my wife and I flew down. At the border, the U.S. agent asked them ...   Read more...

Counting Days in the U.S.
Posted date : May 25, 2018.
Any day that you are not in the U.S. for 24 hours (i.e. the day you enter and exit) does not count against your 183?   Read more...

American Community Survey - 2018
Posted date : May 25, 2018.
I just received the 2018 American Community Survey as part of the 2018 U.S. Census. Anyone who "stays" here for more than two months is required by U.S. federal law to complete the form....   Read more...

Income Tax
Posted date : May 25, 2018.
A further question about your response in the winter 2017 issue: “if you earn ANY income in the United States, you are required to file a U.S. tax return.   Read more...

Tax Filing
Posted date : May 25, 2018.
I am non-resident Canadian citizen and owns two properties in Florida that I rent out on an annual basis and I have been filing U.S. income tax returns. I have heard that I am required to report worldwide income to the IRS when filing? Is this correct?   Read more...

A Medical Question for Bird Talk
Posted date : May 25, 2018.
On page 9 of the summer 2017 CSANews, in the Bird Talk section, the editor talked about travel insurance and "the regular care and monitoring of a chronic condition."   Read more...

Form 8840
Posted date : May 25, 2018.
What do I write on line 1 for type of U.S. visa? For the U.S. address at the top of the page....   Read more...

Closer Connection Form 8840
Posted date : May 25, 2018.
Having filed a Closer Connection Form 8840, does this extend the length of time for which we are entitled to stay in the U.S...   Read more...

U.S. Individual Taxpayer Identification Number
Posted date : May 25, 2018.
If you have a U.S. Individual Taxpayer ID number but have not filed a U.S. tax return for three years....   Read more...

Warning About Banking in the U.S.
Posted date : May 25, 2018.
Be very careful when choosing which bank you deal with in the U.S.!!! From our experience, you will see what I am referring to....   Read more...