Bird Talk / Issue 109


Bird talk - Le Jaseur
 



Form 8840 late filing
Posted date : Dec 19, 2018.
I found out recently that I need to submit an 8840 from July 2015 to current....   Read more...

U.S. border agents
Posted date : Dec 19, 2018.
I don't know this for sure, but I heard of a Canadian going over the U.S. border and being asked by the agent what he thought of the U.S. president.....   Read more...

Primary residence
Posted date : Dec 19, 2018.
OHIP now requires you to attest that Canada is your principal residence....   Read more...

Flights to U.S.
Posted date : Dec 19, 2018.
We drive to our winter home in Arizona every year. As we get older, we will eventually fly for our six-month stay....   Read more...

Cruise question
Posted date : Dec 19, 2018.
We flew from Toronto to Honolulu to board a Holland America cruise ship on the same day. Thirty-three days later, we arrived in Auckland, NZ. We flew back to Toronto via a San Francisco connection.....   Read more...

citi SEARS MasterCard
Posted date : Dec 19, 2018.
My wife and I have had SEARS MasterCard accounts since 2012. We did in excess of $120,000.00 in that time and never defaulted on a payment.....   Read more...

Do business meetings count toward six-month rule?
Posted date : Dec 19, 2018.
I'm rapidly approaching my six-month limit for days in the U.S. this year. However, about 30 of those days have been related to declared business travel to attend academic meetings and conferences in the U.S....   Read more...

Exchange rates
Posted date : Dec 19, 2018.
With our dollar being where it is, is travelling into the U.S. going to be fairly costly...   Read more...

U.S. immigration
Posted date : Dec 19, 2018.
We are going to California for a week in October and coming back to Canada, before leaving for our winter in Florida on November 10....   Read more...

Business complaint
Posted date : Dec 19, 2018.
I am a lifetime member of the CSA and have an issue that I am hoping you can assist me with. I have had a business make an unauthorized charge on my VISA card and they have refused to reverse the charge....   Read more...

Beneficiary deed
Posted date : Dec 19, 2018.
I read recently about gifting your property in Arizona. When we purchased our property in Arizona, our escrow agent suggested a beneficiary deed.....   Read more...

Drug-dispensing fee
Posted date : Dec 19, 2018.
We go south for five months. I had my prescription filled to cover 180 days. ONE pill (thyroid) ONE prescription. The pill cost was just under $20.00 and the dispensing fee was just under $19.00.   Read more...