Tax issues can be very confusing to many Canadians. When you also live in the United States part-time and own property or other investments there, it can become quite complex. That is because you can be affected by the tax laws of both countries. In the United States, for example, you could be liable under [...]
The thought of spending up to six months in a warm, sunny US Sunbelt state or Mexico during Canada’s cold or rainy winter season is becoming increasingly appealing and popular for millions of Canadian retirees. This trend is increasing every year, as Canada’s population ages.
“Quality of life” decisions, of course, are key to enhancing one’s [...]
By Douglas Gray
Published in Western Canadian Recreational, Resort, and Investment Properties Magazine
Everybody’s heard of Whistler, British Columbia. Fantastic skiing, great golfing, and soon a player on the world stage as host to several of the Vancouver Winter Olympics events. It’s a place lots of people visit, with many buying into the Whistler dream, purchasing a [...]