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by czilin
Mon Nov 02, 2015 7:15 pm
Forum: Business & Personal Immigration to the United States
Topic: H4 dependent college student work permit for intern purpose
Replies: 1
Views: 2059

H4 dependent college student work permit for intern purpose

Hi there, This is urgent: I need advice regarding how H4 dependent college student can obtain EAD for intern purpose. Here is a summary of our current status: 1) I am in H1B 2) My son is in H4 and he just enrolled in UW seattle this September 3) My GC process is in I-140 stage (approval notice on th...
by czilin
Tue Apr 07, 2015 1:37 am
Forum: Canada / United States Tax & Accounting
Topic: 2014 Canadian tax return as NR with disposition of property
Replies: 6
Views: 1937

Many thanks Nelson! I am finally ready to put our tax reporting in action. I logged in to TurboTax.ca (just like previous years); but as I went through those interview questions, I began to suspect maybe that's not the software I should use in my case? It asked me questions like "did you pay for day...
by czilin
Tue Mar 31, 2015 12:03 am
Forum: Canada / United States Tax & Accounting
Topic: 2014 Canadian tax return as NR with disposition of property
Replies: 6
Views: 1937

Thanks very much for the comments and sorry for the unreadable numbers. Now the question is how do I and my wife file our Canadian tax. I had 0 Canadian income in 2014 and have the T2068 forms to send. My wife worked for 1 month and had about $6,000 Canadian income in 2014 and has the T2068 forms to...
by czilin
Sat Mar 28, 2015 12:16 am
Forum: Canada / United States Tax & Accounting
Topic: 2014 Canadian tax return as NR with disposition of property
Replies: 6
Views: 1937

Please: anyone having any advice?
by czilin
Wed Mar 25, 2015 12:54 am
Forum: Canada / United States Tax & Accounting
Topic: 2014 Canadian tax return as NR with disposition of property
Replies: 6
Views: 1937

2014 Canadian tax return as NR with disposition of property

Hi there, My wife and I are preparing for our 2014 tax return (both Canada and US) for the first time, and we could not figure out what to report since the situation seems complicated. Here is our situation: 1. Myself: started to work in US as TN in Oct 2013. (An accountant firm helped me file my 20...
by czilin
Tue Sep 23, 2014 5:25 pm
Forum: Canada / United States Tax & Accounting
Topic: Should my unemployed wife withdraw her Canadian RRSP
Replies: 3
Views: 1292

Thanks very much for the information!
by czilin
Wed Sep 17, 2014 12:17 am
Forum: Canada / United States Tax & Accounting
Topic: Should my unemployed wife withdraw her Canadian RRSP
Replies: 3
Views: 1292

Should my unemployed wife withdraw her Canadian RRSP

Hi there, My wife came to US in Jan 2014 and her Canadian income in 2014 is roughly $4000. She is not having and will not have any other income in 2014. We just bought a home with down payment borrowed from a bank loan about $40K (interest rate 4.5%). My wife has RRSP about $30K in Canada that is no...
by czilin
Fri Apr 04, 2014 1:26 pm
Forum: Canada / United States Tax & Accounting
Topic: US income exemptions in Canada tax return 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 2661

Need more help with form T2062A:

Details of property: do I choose “Depreciable propertyâ€￾ or “Real property (other than capital property)â€￾

Amount to put in (1)-(4):
- (1) Proceeds of disposition or capital cost:
- (2) Undepreciated capital cost or cost amount:
- (3) (1) – (2)
- (4) Excemptions:

Details of the sale; here is the re-direction of funds from lawyer: (btw, we bought in 2010 for $350,000)
- Lawyer fees: 1500
- Mortgage discharge: 320,000
- Brokerage commission: 18,500
- Paid to seller: 80,000
- ---------------------
- Total: 420,000

So what numbers should go to (1), (2), and (4)?

Thanks.
by czilin
Fri Apr 04, 2014 12:34 pm
Forum: Canada / United States Tax & Accounting
Topic: US income exemptions in Canada tax return 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 2661

Thank you very much guys. I admit I am really bad at such things as taxation. I took a look at those CRA rules and forms, and I have to say I am still a bit confused. It looks like I need to send CRA the compliance request within 10 days of disposition, so let me send them the request today anyway -...
by czilin
Wed Apr 02, 2014 2:15 am
Forum: Canada / United States Tax & Accounting
Topic: US income exemptions in Canada tax return 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 2661

Thanks for the suggestion. Here are more details of my situation. Please give some insights. Filing as a Canadian resident is what's advised by the US accountant, who prepared my US NR tax return. He said I should file as a Canadian resident but does not know the details. As I know, I need to file a...
by czilin
Tue Apr 01, 2014 7:27 pm
Forum: Canada / United States Tax & Accounting
Topic: US income exemptions in Canada tax return 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 2661

US income exemptions in Canada tax return 2013

Hi there, Just filed 2013 US tax return and is preparing the Canadian return. Need help since I am really dumb in taxing. Here is my basic info: - started as TN holder in US in Sep 2013, worked in Canada before that - filed US 1040NR as advised by accountant - will file as Canadian resident for 2013...