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Suppose I am working for company A. My H1B visa is expired.
For Guillermo,Suppose I am working for company A. My H1B visa is expired. Hence if I travel outside USA, then I have to go for visa stamping. Before I travel outside USA, company B initiated my H1B tr… read more
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1. We opened our companies based on my wife's work
1. We opened our companies based on my wife's work authorization. How can we save our companies if H4EADs go away. 2. Being on H1B, Can I be a partner/share holder in my wife's company. 3. Being on H1… read more
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A friend of mine is on H1B. He has a Citizen as a partner. I
A friend of mine is on H1B. He has a Citizen as a partner. I understand that H1B can be a passive investor in a LLC/C-corp which has a US Citizen(active) and H1B(passive) partners. Will it have any im… read more
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Please read through the below mentioned scenario. Let's say
Hello, Please read through the below mentioned scenario. Let's say a person on H1b visa has opened a company (LLC) on his name as a sole owner, with a address he rented before even opening the company… read more
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I want to start an LLC as a single owner. As per my
I want to start an LLC as a single owner. As per my research, an H1B owner can start a business (LLC) but cannot work for it, unless he has work authorization from USCIS to work for his own company un… read more
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We spoke before about H1B and temporary trips to the US. I
Hello, we spoke before about H1B and temporary trips to the US. I need advice on forming an LLC, that is managed from abroad. And does business with the US. While keeping the H1B for travels to the H1… read more
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My brother lived outside USA and I formed a LLC. He operates
My brother lived outside USA and I formed a LLC. He operates company but company is in my name with 100% ownership. I am now in H1B visa. Can I add his name as CEO and I remain as an investor? This is… read more
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H1B revoked before transfer & got RFE. Can I apply for F1 visa?
I came USA on L1 Visa , I left the company who hold my L1 in mid Jan. Now i have found one college who is ready to issue me i20 form. I want to apply for F1 Visa. I need guidance in that.… read more
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I am working with H1B status and trying to invest in real estate. I just formed LLC for re
I am working with H1B status and trying to invest in real estate. I just formed LLC for real estate holding (me and my wife with H4 visa becoming members with each 50% contribution). It will be a smal… read more
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Hi,My status in US is on H1B working for a Company A since
Hi, My status in US is on H1B working for a Company A since 2 years. What I need to know is , can H1B start a consulting company/Firm of IT based products. And later on after doing some good business … read more
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Hi Judith, I am running an LLC on H1- for over an year
Hi Judith, I am running an LLC on H1-B for over an year now but I my H1-B is sponsored from another company which also pays my salary. I do have couple of employees but its my signature card on Bank a… read more
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Hi, I am currently working in USA for some employer on H1B
Hi, I am currently working in USA for some employer on H1B visa. My GC is in progress but in early initial stages. I wanted to start a new LLC company in USA with my partner who is a US citizen. My qu… read more
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Hi, I am a foreign national currently working on h1b. I
Hi, I am a foreign national currently working on h1b. I am planning to start a company. After some research online, I have realized that a LLC is a good option to for a single owner company. But I am … read more
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I am currently on H1B visa. Can I start a new business in United
I am currently on H1B visa. Can I start a new business in United States? If yes, are there any restrictions on what work I can do for my new company?, any tax constraints?, What type of company I coul… read more
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Hello, I am on H1b visa in the USA. I intend to form an
Hello, I am on H1b visa in the USA. I intend to form an online LLC registered in USA. I intend to derive income in the form of dividents from it. Is it possible to make someone not residing in the USA… read more
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Hello Ms. Cowgirl Lawyer (Would love to know your real name), I
Hello Ms. Cowgirl Lawyer (Would love to know your real name), I am a Canadian Citizen. I am residing in US on a H4 visa (dependent visa) with my husband (he is on H1B in USA). I started a home based b… read more
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Hi, I am working on H1b with a wall street financial firm
Hi, I am working on H1b with a wall street financial firm in their in Information Technology. I am an Indian citizen and planing to start a company to sell clothes online imported from India. By resea… read more
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Mr. Person, I am joining an organization as a member of
Mr. Person, I am joining an organization as a member of the LLC. The partners of the firm have agreed to sponsor my H1B visa. However, I was wondering if my joining the LLC as a member will still make… read more
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