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Where can I go to change my status? Can I go to the airport? that's where I did my E3 renewal docs.
Nope, but I'm planning to leave and look for a new job in another city.
Does that mean I have to leave my job, go back to Australia immediately, then come back on the visa waiver program?
How would I go about filing that tourist partition?
Additionally, to complicate things I am currently attending a part time program at Babson college. I have contacted the college and they do not issue visa's for part time students (makes sense...why would an international student study part-time). But how does this play out with the whole tourist visa? Can I still attend the college? I literally have one subject remaining.
Since I'm on an E-3, how do I submit that partition? and then how long does that allow me to stay in the USA?
I thought the B-2 status was for business visitors?
So, what I were register an Australian business and then work and invoice everything against the Australian company that I do on my own time (when I get home from working for my US employer) but not withdraw any funds from the Australian company...is that legal (i.e. All funds remain in the company as retained earnings and are not paid out)? what are the tax implications of that?
Even if I had a full time job here in the states?
But just to be dead clear here because the answers I received from my Australian attorney was a little different.
If I start a regular online business, register it in Australia, work for it in the evenings (something that my E-3 visa employment contract states I can do), and I invoice all revenues against the Australian company, pay Australian taxes, is this allowed? and if not why?
Okay. I just wanted to politely confirm the details.
I thank you for your answers. As an entrepreneur living in the USA, is there anyway that you know of that I can create a business legally? I'm nearing the completion of my MBA at Babson College and have continuously thought about asking investors to invest in business models I have created. If I were to do so is there any path forward for me to legally run that business? e.g. If an angel investor were to invest $300,000, is there any path forward where I could run that company legally? (my apologies if I keep going around in circles, its a life long dream to start a business in the USA and I just want to make sure there are no options before I put this to rest).
Also, concerning the path to a green card, I have an undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering and will have an MBA from Babson College (USA) come December 6, if my employer were to sponsor a green card:
What green card category would that be? E-2 or E-3?
Can I apply for a green card while on my Australian Specialty Visa (E3)? or do I have to change to a H1B? if that is the case isn't it impossible to obtain one of those because they're in such high demand?
Is there a waiting line for green cards for Australians? I know there is a long waiting list for Indians.
How long does the green card process take?
Can I start a business if I have the green card in hand?
Sorry my mistake, the waiting times for the EB-2 visa for Australians, is that long?
I'm an Australian by birth and citizenship, the waiting lines are still 5 years?
Okay no problem. I mentioned India because I have several Indian friends who have described the long waiting lines but I don't have any Australian friends completing the process.
If there is no waiting line how long does the green card process take? and can I apply through my employer when I'm on an E-3 Australian temporary work visa?
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