Category Archives: Global Mobility

Visa Application Paperwork showing Approved stamp for H-1B visa lottery FY 2020 H-1B visa lottery Visa Application Paperwork showing Approved stamp for FY 2020 H-1B visa lottery meaning it qualified under the lottery cap limits FY 2021 H-1B Visa Lottery FY 2020 H-1B Visa

Start Planning Now for the FY 2022 H-1B Visa Lottery

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Start Planning Now for the FY 2022 H-1B Visa Lottery The FY 2022 H-1B visa lottery process requires thorough review and careful planning to ensure success. Foreign national talent with exceptional skills and experience are highly coveted for key positions by many prospective US employers….

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Mexico Immigration Alternatives in Response to Proclamation 10014

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Mexico Immigration Alternatives in Response to Proclamation 10014 Mexico immigration alternatives offer additional routes for US employers looking to hire foreign nationals. The Trump Administration’s Proclamation 10014 limits the entry of foreign nationals under several classes of immigration visas. The concept of “nearshoring” lets employers…

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Canada Immigration Alternatives in Response to Proclamation 10014

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Canada Immigration Alternatives in Response to Proclamation 10014 US employers looking to hire foreign nationals but limited by Proclamation 10014 might consider Canada immigration alternatives. By leveraging “nearshoring,” employers can use a unique and creative temporary solution. Countries near the US often have immigration policies…

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Totalization Agreements Help Employers Avoid Paying Duplicate Social Security Taxes

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Totalization Agreements Help Employers Avoid Paying Duplicate Social Security Taxes Totalization Agreements between the United States and other countries help employers avoid paying duplicate social security taxes. But how can such a situation arise? First, ask these questions: Are you a U.S. employer with operations…

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Immigration Application Fees May Increase to Cover USCIS Anticipated Shortfall

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Immigration Application Fees May Increase to Cover USCIS Anticipated Shortfall U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is requesting to have a 10% surcharge added to immigration application fees. As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, USCIS is experiencing a large decline in revenue from processing…

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