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Americans beware — don’t move to Canada without knowing consequences of U.S. exit tax

Thursday, April 20, 2017 @ 9:34 AM | By Veronika Chang

Last year more than 30,000 Americans were refused entry into Canada, a jump of 31 per cent over 2015 and four times the total from 2014. That is according to the Canada Border Services Agency, which is responsible for border security.

Judging from the crash of Canada’s immigration department website immediately following the U.S. election in November, it is likely that many of these rejected Americans were fleeing the Trump regime. Some people simply packed and headed north. However, Canadian immigration rules aside, it is not...