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Forum: Canada
May 7th 2021, 11:16 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,642
Posted By Tangram

Re: Just sold our property and returning to the UK - International shippers?

What happened ?

I remember your username and how anti UK you were coming over here originally ?
May 6th 2021, 5:35 pm
Replies: 4,752
Views: 198,638
Posted By Tangram

Re: Coronavirus

Booked in for my first jab on May 20th
Apr 16th 2021, 4:25 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 353
Posted By Tangram

Re: Vancouver Aquarium Sold to US Company

You seem to be a fish connoisseur
Apr 14th 2021, 12:08 pm
Replies: 50
Views: 2,669
Posted By Tangram

Re: Investment Ideas

Yep. I had to do this with over 20 share options and 4 stock gifts from my last company. I had a huge spreadsheet detailing the US prices on specific dates, exchange rates on those dates and the...
Forum: Canada
Apr 6th 2021, 3:23 pm
Replies: 60
Views: 9,794
Posted By Tangram

Re: Pension Options

Having been contracted out for a great deal of time does throw a bit of a spanner in the works and makes things complicated. Because of that we were both limited to the number of years we could 'buy...
Forum: Canada
Apr 3rd 2021, 4:23 pm
Replies: 60
Views: 9,794
Posted By Tangram

Re: Pension Options

Finally we both got back our acceptances to pay Class 2 voluntary contributions.

1. I have 26 years paid up and my wife has 28 years paid up. What i don't understand is they sent a schedule...
Forum: Canada
Mar 30th 2021, 6:31 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 1,709
Posted By Tangram

Re: 3 months on, 3 months off, twice a year...

As a visitor you'll "probably" be ok, but you're not guaranteed entry and I don't think technically you are allowed to work without PR.

Maybe our resident border guard will be along to chip in.
Forum: Canada
Mar 16th 2021, 12:07 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 1,835
Posted By Tangram

Re: A Right Ol' Covid Conundrum - A Move Turned Sour

I spent 6 months over here on my own renting in a flat before family arrived. It does suck and it also didn't help that I was hating my job.

I feel for your Mrs. I don't know which is the right...
Mar 12th 2021, 1:40 pm
Replies: 798
Views: 51,957
Posted By Tangram

Re: Prince Harry and Meghan ......

Couldn't care less about either side of the argument, they are all parasites in their different ways.
Forum: Canada
Mar 12th 2021, 11:34 am
Replies: 11
Views: 834
Posted By Tangram

Re: QROPS Options

Can you transfer if you are already drawing from the pension ? Not sure.

I transferred some 11/12 years ago and very glad I did. Even with the drop last year due to Covid, the funds have recovered...
Mar 2nd 2021, 2:58 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 901
Posted By Tangram

Re: Watching TV on BBC iPlayer in Canada

For downloading I use PIA like you did.

For household DNS services I use GetFlix, which so far ( a year ) has been extremely reliable on all Apple TVs and devices. I too kept my UK Apple account...
Feb 26th 2021, 12:07 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 724
Posted By Tangram

Re: Heat pumps

We have an electric furnace and ducting already in place. I was wondering about installing a heat pump to the existing ducting and wondered what the approx cost would be.

Maybe best contacting...
Feb 19th 2021, 6:48 pm
Replies: 110
Views: 10,021
Posted By Tangram

Re: 2020 - movies seen this year

Bliss - Awful
Supernova (2020) - Very good watch
Blithe Spirit - Stick with the Margaret Rutherford version
I Care a Lot - Yet to watch
Forum: Canada
Feb 12th 2021, 6:33 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 586
Posted By Tangram

Re: Inheritance tax - BC

Principle residence key here yes ?
Forum: Canada
Feb 12th 2021, 5:20 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 586
Posted By Tangram

Re: Inheritance tax - BC

When you die, there is, as far as I am aware, no inheritance tax in Canada, especially on your main residence. Lawyer/accountant can advise.
Forum: Canada
Feb 12th 2021, 5:06 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 586
Posted By Tangram

Re: Inheritance tax - BC

No I didn't say that. Your main residence would not, as far as I am aware, be liable to CGT when you leave Canada.
For more info, a quick google shows this link...
Forum: Canada
Feb 12th 2021, 3:11 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 586
Posted By Tangram

Re: Inheritance tax - BC

If that is the case, and you find you aren't liable for IT in the UK, then it has become your asset. The day you become resident in Canada a valuation would be done. Once you realise the asset when...
Forum: Canada
Feb 12th 2021, 3:04 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 586
Posted By Tangram

Re: Inheritance tax - BC

So you have inherited property in the UK. You are leaving the UK. Once you realise the asset in Canada you want to know what you will be taxed ?
Forum: Canada
Feb 12th 2021, 3:01 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 586
Posted By Tangram

Re: Inheritance tax - BC

Unclear if you are leaving the UK or Canada ? Also are you referring to Capital gains or Inheritance tax ?
Forum: Canada
Feb 11th 2021, 6:00 pm
Replies: 36
Views: 2,780
Posted By Tangram

Re: Buying property in Canada - mortgage chains

We accepted a second offer ( full asking price on the second ) on our sale but made the second buyer fully aware there was another offer in for a couple of grand less than asking and they had first...
Forum: Canada
Feb 11th 2021, 1:45 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 2,279
Posted By Tangram

Re: Nice places to live with a family in New Brunswick.

That would be St John's NFL, which is indeed bloody far from Saint John NB lol
Forum: Canada
Feb 11th 2021, 1:39 pm
Replies: 36
Views: 2,780
Posted By Tangram

Re: Buying property in Canada - mortgage chains

We reported a couple of Realtors for accepting our offer on a property without telling us there was another offer which had been accepted.

We only found out after we removed our conditions and...
Feb 9th 2021, 1:08 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By Tangram

Re: All4 DNS Help needed.....

I've been through quite a few and for the past 6 months I have been using Getflix DNS and it has been working flawlessly on all devices in the house, computers, mobiles and Apple TVs
Feb 5th 2021, 6:19 pm
Replies: 8,959
Views: 506,794
Posted By Tangram

Forum: Canada
Feb 5th 2021, 3:00 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 2,279
Posted By Tangram

Re: Nice places to live with a family in New Brunswick.

For IT work you'd want good internet / fibre connection for work and other things so close to larger towns/cities would be what you would need rather than rural connections. I would say Fredericton,...
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