Prewitt Law P.C.: Attorney for Foreign National Entrepreneurs



Business Immigration Blog Exploring Visas, Immigration Trends and Updates

April 25, 2018

E-2 to Green Card: Choosing Your Best Path to the United States

  The E-2 Visa is a great tool for foreign national entrepreneurs seeking to start a business in the United States, including New York. Its requirements are relatively straightforward, and it does not come with a great financial burden (investing $100,000 in a business enterprise in the U.S.

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January 19, 2018

New US Tax Law: Good For Foreign Entrepreneurs?

On December 22, President Trump signed a new US tax law that may be very beneficial to foreign entrepreneurs seeking to start or expand a business in the US.

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November 7, 2017

Can Foreign Nationals Start a Business in the U.S.?

Can a foreign national individual or corporation incorporate and start a business in the U.S.? This is one of the recurring questions we get from prospective non-US entrepreneurs and corporations. The short answer is yes; U.S. laws do not impose citizenship or residency requirements when starting a business in the U.S.  In fact, the U.S

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November 6, 2017

L-1 Visa: Employee Qualifications?

The L-1 Visa category was created to facilitate the movement of key personnel of international companies to the U.S. The L-1 Visa allows a multinational company to transfer key employees to the U.S. on a temporary basis, in order to manage a business, or open an office.

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October 18, 2017

E-2 Visa Source of Funds: Do Loans or Gifts Count?

How much do you need to invest in an E-2 Visa? What source of funds are permissible? To secure an E-2 Visa, you are required to invest a “substantial” amount of money or assets in a business enterprise in the

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