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HST cheques?

Discussion in 'TRIBE Main Forum' started by slice, Jun 14, 2010.

  1. slice

    slice TRIBE Member

    Everyone get theirs?

    A bunch of my friends got them already, still waiting for mine.
  2. agentRC4

    agentRC4 TRIBE Member

    If you haven't done your income taxes you won't get them until they are in.
  3. alexd

    alexd Administrator Staff Member

    I have blown most of mine on dumplings, ice cream cones, americanos... all the food groups.
  4. MissBlu

    MissBlu TRIBE Member

    depending on your income, you may not get one. if you have direct deposit you would have got it, and the cheques were mailed on the 10th...
  5. Fillmore

    Fillmore TRIBE Member

    got it!

    Considering its monday and I am in lazy mode, does anyone know when the next two come? There is three in total yes?
  6. acheron

    acheron TRIBE Member

    direct deposited in our account last week
  7. Zorro

    Zorro TRIBE Member

    December 2010
    June 2011
  8. Dirty Girl

    Dirty Girl TRIBE Member

    does this mean we dont get GST cheques anymore?
  9. agentRC4

    agentRC4 TRIBE Member

    GST is federal gov't.

    HST rebate is via Ont Gov't
  10. LeoGirl

    LeoGirl TRIBE Member

    Individual 80K
    Family $160K (?)
  11. Fillmore

    Fillmore TRIBE Member

    Thanks Zorro!
  12. MissBlu

    MissBlu TRIBE Member

  13. MissBlu

    MissBlu TRIBE Member

  14. Dirty Girl

    Dirty Girl TRIBE Member

    so the answer is 'yes i do still get a gst cheque'?
  15. octo

    octo TRIBE Member

    yes you still get GST cheques

    McGguinty has secured my vote!
  16. MissBlu

    MissBlu TRIBE Member

    i haven't gotten a GST cheque in years, i think the HST is stupid and $300 is not even close to what its going to cost the average person.
  17. Sal De Ban

    Sal De Ban TRIBE Member

    but hey at least your company will afford to keep you hired. win some lose some
  18. LeoGirl

    LeoGirl TRIBE Member

    time to have a kid.
  19. R4V4G3D_SKU11S

    R4V4G3D_SKU11S TRIBE Member

    What kindof cheques do you get when you have a kid?
  20. Sal De Ban

    Sal De Ban TRIBE Member

  21. Illuminati

    Illuminati TRIBE Member

    Child tax credit aka Baby Bonus.
  22. LeoGirl

    LeoGirl TRIBE Member

    well... a few.

    Universal Child Care Benefit (I think this is the $100/mth supposed to be put toward childcare) which is a taxable income.
    Child Tax Benefit which is calculated by your income tax.
    Then some other amount that I'm still unclear about what is it or why I get it. They send the form, I send it back, then a chq arrives. I think it's part of the Child Care Benefit, but I'm not sure.

    sk8 knows this stuff. she's way smarter than me.

    As for GST, Im not sure, I was just teasing. I don't know if having a kid will make money bags eligible or not, but it sorta makes sense.
  23. alexd

    alexd Administrator Staff Member

    there must be some way you can borrow someone's kid for a day in order to qualify for the extra rebate. if you sponsor a starving ethanopian kid, for example, would that be adequate? ;)
  24. MoFo

    MoFo TRIBE Member

    On a related note, cab prices went up to do the HST merger.
  25. alexd

    alexd Administrator Staff Member

    There are huge numbers of drunk and staggering hobos in the downtown core - more than usual. Ambulances being called, hobos wandering around with half full bottles of booze... Then it occurred to me.... HST cheques in action!!!!

    Hobos get them too, right?

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