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A friend of mine is on H1B. He has a Citizen as a partner. I
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I am an Indian citizen here in the US on the H1B visa. My
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I am an international working on an H1B visa in Houston, Texas.
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Hi Judith, I am running an LLC on H1- for over an year
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