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by osprey_ron
Tue Mar 20, 2012 9:20 pm
Forum: Canada / United States Tax & Accounting
Topic: RESP REPORTING - FORM 3520
Replies: 4
Views: 2799

Even if I hold no interests in the RESP; and neither the owner or the beneficiary are US persons?
by osprey_ron
Fri Mar 16, 2012 11:21 pm
Forum: Canada / United States Tax & Accounting
Topic: RESP REPORTING - FORM 3520
Replies: 4
Views: 2799

RESP REPORTING - FORM 3520

As I emigrated from Canada in 2011, this will be my first US tax return. Am I required to report contributions to a RESP if I am only a contributor; not the owner or beneficiary?
by osprey_ron
Sun Jul 10, 2011 4:43 pm
Forum: Business & Personal Immigration to the United States
Topic: Furniture and Effects
Replies: 1
Views: 3263

Furniture and Effects

I am a Canadian now living in the US, still undergoing the immigration process but have received my Employment Authorization Card and Early Parole.

When am I able to bring my furniture and effects from Canada to the US?
by osprey_ron
Fri Apr 22, 2011 1:39 pm
Forum: Canada / United States Tax & Accounting
Topic: RECENT PENSIONER - "CONFUSED"
Replies: 5
Views: 2469

BTW, if I have to pay US taxes (federal or state) on my pension, do I pay this on a quarterly basis?
by osprey_ron
Fri Apr 22, 2011 12:56 pm
Forum: Canada / United States Tax & Accounting
Topic: RECENT PENSIONER - "CONFUSED"
Replies: 5
Views: 2469

Thanks Nelson, much appreciated. Both my wife and I are fairly adept at understanding items, but this whole cross-border tax is fairly confusing. Do you recommend that we engage a cross-border tax consultant, especially for the first year, or is it "relatively" easy to accomplish on our own? Other t...
by osprey_ron
Fri Apr 22, 2011 11:37 am
Forum: Canada / United States Tax & Accounting
Topic: RECENT PENSIONER - "CONFUSED"
Replies: 5
Views: 2469

RECENT PENSIONER - "CONFUSED"

I retired from the Canadian Forces (CF) after 22 1/2 years of service on 14 Feb in order to marry a US citizen and move here. My immigration paperwork is underway and expect to receive permission to work shortly; and I expect I'll find a part-time job at some point this year to keep me busy and brin...