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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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What are the Top Calgary Industries Leading the City’s 2020 Economic Development?

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What are the Top Calgary Industries Leading the City’s 2020 Economic Development? What are the top Calgary industries leading the city’s 2020 economic development? Certainly much of the local economic news is currently filled with effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Conference Board of Canada…

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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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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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