Category Archives: Immigration Application Fees

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2020 H-1B Visa Program: Department of Homeland Security Proposing Amendments

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2020 H-1B Visa Program: Department of Homeland Security Proposing Amendments The 2020 H-1B Visa Program may receive further amendments. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued a rule in September for the White House to review. This rule has been published in several agendas…

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Administration Limiting Immigration Visas due to High U.S. Unemployment Levels

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Administration Limiting Immigration Visas due to High U.S. Unemployment Levels The Trump administration will be limiting immigration visas in order to protect U.S. workers suffering from job losses during the COVID-19 pandemic. The order also bars groups of foreign workers. Several types of visas fall…

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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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