“Remote” job position plus “bitcoin” = scam. I’m sorry - your best bet at this point is to block them, delete any messages and move on. If you have already given them any of your personal information then you may need to watch your credit report, and definitely change any passwords if you have given those out.
You're ignoring the fact that your brother derives value from living in the apartment. Fair to me in your situation would be:
Split costs as before
Split rent on the one unit as before.
And you get the majority of the rent on one of the units, as you used to get that value by living there. I'd say it's less than 100% of the unit's rent because it's likely ...
The CRA page about T2125 business expenses shows this about Line 8810 - Office Expenses:
You can deduct the cost of office expenses. These include small items such as:
For Line 8811 - Office Stationary and Supplies, it says:
You can deduct the cost of items the business used to provide ...
A prize is not income, in general. According to the Government of Canada,
When the prize has been received as a gift, it is not included in computing income at the time of receipt. However, the recipient will be deemed to have acquired the prize at its fair market value pursuant to paragraph 69(1)(c), so that a subsequent disposition of the prize will ...
Your net income from the rental property will effectively be taxed as additional regular income, with two important points:
You can claim expenses from, for example, mortgage interest (but not the mortgage principal payments), or repairs & maintenance, etc. - this will reduce your net rental income
If you pay foreign taxes in your home country (you will ...
Not only do tellers sometimes not even look at the instructions on the endorsement section, they don't necessarily try to match the name of the payee to the signature.
I was a bank auditor in the US for about 10 years. On one of my audits, we caught a manager who was making out checks to himself. He would use one of the existing corporate payees as the ...