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yes Here is my situation: We received our EAD in October 2014. Left the petitioner company after 180 days from approval. In September 2016, we opened an LLC in my spouse's name and my wife became a w2 employee in July 2017. I was employed at a mid-sized during this time. However i lost my job in April 2018. I discussed with my immigration attorney and she said that I could work as an employee for my company. So I started working as a w2 employee in our own company effective May 1st, 2018. This week I received RFE since my priority date will be current in July.My question is: 1. Can I continue to be an employee of our company and use that as my bona-fide employer? (Attorney suggesting against it since the company is owned by the spouse and has the same address as my residential address) 2. Or I need to become a 1099 contractor and mention self-employment in supplement J? - This is suggested by my attorney who filed my GC. However, another attorney is saying that this is only applicable for EB1 candidates. Not sure why she said that. Couldn't find anything relevant anywhere. 3. Or should I look for a job at another company? - The other consulting attorney is suggesting to use another employer and fill out the supplement j mentioning that this will be my employer once I get GC. … read more
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Judith, Hope you remember this case, I have been in touch
Hi Judith,Hope you remember this case, I have been in touch with you from past 1 year on my case and you have helped in moving the file. Just to brief you I have provided the history of the case and b… read more
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I am on EAD now. i changed my employer 3 weeks ago. i havent
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