Tag: Canada

Tax-Free Saving Account of Canadian

Starting in 2009, a tax-free savings account (TFSA) is a new way for residents of Canada to set money aside tax free throughout their lifetimes. Contributions to a TFSA are not deductible for income tax purposes and the income earned in the account (for example, investment income and capital gains) is tax-free, even when it

Daylight Saving Time Canada

Rule Start: Second Sunday in March End: First Sunday in November Time: 2 am local time Beginning in 2007, Daylight Saving Time is extended one month and the schedule for the states of the United States that adopt daylight saving time will be: 2 a.m. on the Second Sunday in March to 2 a.m. on

Burnaby Douglas riding voting result

There are facts of Burnaby Douglas Riding. Language: English: 50,820 French: 970 Non-official Languages: 57,125 Citizenship: Immigrants: 52,475 Non Citizen: 12,740 It is not clear who will win in this riding. NDP or Con? Bill Siksay or Ronald Leung? It is 21:30 PST now. Bill Siksay to Ronald Leung is 14,521to 14,405. Very close. I

Canada Votes 2008

I will vote this afternoon for Canada. It is Burnaby – Douglas. Let me see the riding profile. This is an urban riding, located east of Vancouver on the southern shore of Burrard Inlet. It contains that part of Burnaby bounded in the east, north and west by the city limits and on the south

One Match Stem Cell and Marrow Network

I would like to introduce this network for every Canadian adult. I joined this network and have my blood information on its database. The first step to do is to go to One Match site. Filling the online form and wait them contact you. Basicly you will get an phone call to confirm you really

Weather Feed from Google

Tyler Hall mentioned that Google has a weather feed. I tried it. It is so good. Let me introduce it. Xuuuuuuuu!!!!, it is a secrete. Burnaby BC, Canada weather code http://www.google.com/ig/api?weather=Burnaby,BC&hl=en It can set language. This is Chinese version. http://www.google.com/ig/api?weather=Burnaby,BC&hl=zh-cn

Top Ten Tax Changes for 2005

In Tax Tips for Canadians “for Dummies” 2006 edition, one chapter is focused on Tax Changes for 2005 Tax year. I trust over 50% Canadian donot know about it. The followingis highlight these ten changes. 1) Tax credit for adoption expenses For 2005 the total amounts claimed by the parents cannot exceed the lesser of

Digital Voice Services

This is a IP phone provider based on Great Vancouver, BC Canada. Let’s see how it works. For my parents in Shanghai, I think it is better to buy it and send the adapter to them. Connect it to the high speed internet and plug the regualar phone set. I can call them with (604)

Canadian Tax Software

I sent my TAX forms to CRA today. Now I want to introduce some Canadian TAX Software. www.cutetax.ca Free without printing. www.taxcel.ca Unlimited Tax returens, $8 only. www.mytaxexpress.com Free download, free while income under $25,000. $6.08 per person. www.genutax.ca Once you purchase GenuTax, annual tax updates for future years are free. You will be able