How can I minimize the taxes I have to pay for 2021?
Selling underperforming stocks or making a charitable donation are two good ways to reduce your tax hit.
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Why did the city leave the Bloor Viaduct sidewalk coated by icy snow — four days after significant snowfall?
The city says not enough snow fell to mobilize sidewalk plows. Tell that to people who hike across the viaduct.
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Why helping your kids with a down payment is trickier than you think
If you’re handing your adult child money for a first home, experts say informality could haunt you all later.
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Have your say: Would you like to see Toronto expropriate vacant housing from corporate landlords to create more affordable housing?
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Forget the Sudokus — socializing could be the answer to keeping brains healthy as we age
It’s starting to look like popping by a neighbour’s house and going for a walk might be more helpful than any of the popular strategies people use to fortify their grey matter.
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In a small Ontario town caught in COVID’s rural-urban divide, ‘people don’t even talk to each other’
Unlike the first waves, the trouble is increasingly found in wide-open spaces, as more rural communities see high case counts. The Star visited Dunville in southwestern Ontario.
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Berlin voted to seize homes from corporate landowners. Should Toronto do the same to make cheaper housing?
A referendum in the German city is fuelling an ongoing debate in Toronto about expropriating property for affordable housing.
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Justin Bieber performs at Saudi Arabian F1 race after boycott calls
Pop star Justin Bieber performed to a packed crowd in the Red Sea city of Jiddah in Saudi Arabia, singing some of his most popular hits. The Sunday night concert took place even as human rights campaigners and activists called on Bieber to cancel his performance to protest the kingdom's arrests and crackdown of critics.
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House of Commons set to get bill from Liberals changing drug, criminal laws
The federal Liberals are expected to introduce a bill in the House of Commons today that would revive a legislative push to repeal mandatory minimum penalties for drug offences.
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Horoscope for Monday, Dec. 6, 2021
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Man shot in vehicle in Coquitlam, young son in back seat unharmed
A 9-year-old boy was in the backseat of the vehicle where his father was shot Saturday afternoon. The boy was unharmed. The father suffered non life-threatening injuries.
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Columbus plays Toronto on 4-game road skid
Columbus Blue Jackets (13-10-0, fourth in the Metropolitan) vs. Toronto Maple Leafs (17-7-2, second in the Atlantic)
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Struggling Canucks fire GM Jim Benning, head coach Travis Green
The team confirmed the firings of assistant general manager John Weisbrod and assistant coach Nolan Baumgarner in a statement posted on twitter late Sunday evening.
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Myanmar court sentences ousted leader Suu Kyi to 4 years
A special court in Myanmar's capital sentenced the country's ousted leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, to four years in prison on Monday after finding her guilty of incitement and violating coronavirus restrictions, a legal official said.
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Dictionary.com anoints 'allyship' word of the year for 2021
Allyship, an old noun made new again, is Dictionary.com's word of the year. The look up site with 70 million monthly users took the unusual step of anointing a word it added just last month, though 'allyship' first surfaced in the mid-1800s, said one of the company's content overseers.
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Federal government needs to limit flights to and from Canadian airports for sake of climate change
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Connor McDavid ejected for boarding as Edmonton Oilers fall to Kings
The Los Angeles Kings scored a stifling 5-1 win over the Edmonton Oilers Sunday night at Rogers Place. The Oilers, who managed just 22 shots on goal, lose back-to-back games for the first time this season. “I was worried yesterday at practice,” Oilers head coach Dave Tippett said. “Not a lot of juice in practice...
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