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    Import car from US or dispose and buy again in Canada?

    There is 13% tax on the car purchase. So take that amount into consideration. Also, your existing warranty may/may not work in Canada. It may be a factor if your current car is considerably newer.
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    Canada-U.S. commute amid COVID-19

    No landing is not being allowed at the land border unless you are moving permanently. if you are ok to fly, you may fly and come back after 14 days of quarantine. I opened the web form for extension.
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    simultaneously Master and Working

    I did MS along with working full time - didn't matter.
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    COPR and coronavirus

    A lot of companies have strict policy of laptop going out of the country. Revolves about what kind of data do you work on, state laws, and IT infra policies.
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    Canada-U.S. commute amid COVID-19

    IRCC customer care says come over. But there is a high likelyhood of getting stuck in Canada - US can close it doors any time.
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    COPR and coronavirus

    Does anyone know if we are allowed to use land border after april 22 - renewal of land border restrictions. I am trying to find the page on their website.
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    COPR and coronavirus

    Hey - I called IRCC and the agent says there are no restrictions to travel from your country. So you should come before your COPR expires.
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    COPR and coronavirus

    Yeah used textnow app and about 2 hours of wait.
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    COPR and coronavirus

    Guys - after much wait I was able to connect to an IRCC agent and I have some news for the folks in USA. I asked about inability to travel and she said our policy is when you can come you should come. She said per current travel restrictions, since your COPR was approved before March 18 you...
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    COPR and coronavirus

    I call, it rings and nobody picks it :(
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    COPR and coronavirus

    What phone number did you call?
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    COPR and coronavirus

    Automatic Visa revalidation. For anyone who has an expired visa stamp but still holds a valid i94 petition. They would let you in from Canada and Mexico if you come back within 30 days.
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    COPR and coronavirus

    I also called CBSA and they were like do not come to Canada on COPR.
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    COPR and coronavirus

    I had called CBP yesterday morning - Land Border. They said we recommend you only travel if it is life and death situation as you the virus. But if you do come we will let you in and also doing AVR. Would you be staying for 2 weeks?
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    COPR and coronavirus

    When are you going - and are you driving or flying? please keep us posted!!! We might follow you soon!!!
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    US Immigration Suspension

    I think a lot of folks are in USA who want to move to Canada. So, they might be impacted how it unfolds. So for a few a trip to Canada may end up being a one way drive.
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    COPR and coronavirus

    Right now - they send out cryptic messages about web form, and exemptions and if we can not travel then tell us why. What is there to say why - I choose not to put my life at risk is that a reason they are expecting. With all the people putting details of cancelled flights etc, why should...
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    COPR and coronavirus

    I think all we are asking is a statement from IRCC that anyone who cannot travel to Canada has nothing to worry about and we will either extend, ask for more documents as needed - But no COPR will be refused PR to Canada just because they couldn't land. If they post this message - automatically...
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    Canada-U.S. commute amid COVID-19

    My copr expires in less than 2 weeks, so really tough spot for me right now.
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    COPR and coronavirus

    When did you open the webform? - Are you saying they also extended your medicals?