Green Cards Through Investment
For foreign investors looking for freedom and flexibility to live and work in the United States in a way accommodating to their lifestyles, the EB-5 investor category can provide an excellent opportunity to accomplish this goal through the obtaining of Green Cards.
The basic requirements to qualify for permanent residency through EB-5 are:
- Investment in a new commercial enterprise;
- Investment of at least $500,000 ($1,000,000 in certain cases) into the business, and;
- Creation of employment for at least 10 full-time U.S. workers
AILA’s 8 Points from the Senate Immigration Bill
Yesterday, the bipartisan group of senators known as the “Gang of Eight” introduced S. 744, the “Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act.” Earlier today, AILA issued this press release commending the Senators for their work on the bill. Below are eight initial points of interest pulled from the bill’s provisions. AILA continues to analyze the bill text and will provide more in-depth analysis on our AILA Resources on Immigration Reform web page.
Just to barely scratch the surface, here are but a few things S.744 would do: