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Doing taxes can be overwhelming, especially since each province and territory has its own system. What most Canadians want to know is how to pay less income tax — and that means taking advantage of tax credits in Canada and Quebec

Put simply, tax credits allow you to "write off" expenses, deducting money from the amount you owe or adding to the amount you get back from the government. Non-refundable credits help with the former and refundable credits help with the latter, FYI.

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When you've lived in Montreal your whole life, you see things very differently than those who are just here visiting. 

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Well, this was one hell of an experience! Over the weekend I tried pole dancing for the first time with one of my closest friends. We went to the wonderful Montreal Pole Fitness studio located right above Jean Talon Market. I think that it's just habit for us to think of pole dancing and say "meh, I could do that, it's so easy." Well, to burst your bubble, you probably can't if you don't practice like every other fitness activity.

Not only is pole dancing very hard, but it's a killer workout and trust me, I am still super sore! Montreal Pole Fitness sure does live up to their name because this was one of the hardest workouts I've ever done. In one moment, you are having fun swinging around but all of a sudden you are trying to flip upside down and look sexy at the same time... I can honestly say that I looked constipated half the time so I have no idea how professionals can look so damn good while using all the force in their body.

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You know that awkward stage when you meet a new girl and everything is fun and exciting, but then she turns out to be a starfish in bed?! Meh. In order to avoid disappointment, there are ways you can tell if someone is skilled in the bedroom department without actually sleeping with them. Remember the post, 10 Signs He’ll Be Good In Bed? I thought it could be interesting to write an alternative female analysis. So here are 10 signs that she's a passionate lover.

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It's apple picking season, at the moment, but cherry poppin' is all year round. Whether you swiped your v-card way back when, or still have it tucked away doesn't really matter. Odds are you've had these questions roaming your mind at one point. You can either think back fondly to that period of your life or feel reassured that you're not the only one. Because, truth is, you're not. There is no shame in being a virgin. However, there will be some shame if my mother reads this article. Hi mom.

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