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FirstPathway Partners Attends EB-5 Conference in Orlando

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FirstPathway Partners Attends EB-5 Conference in Orlando

FirstPathway Partners recently attended the 2015 EB-5 Investor Based Immigration Seminar in Orlando, Florida. Presented by Pincus Professional Education, the in-depth conference surveyed the latest on the process, the people, the law and the vast opportunities EB-5 offers to investors and EB-5 professionals.

Some of the panels discussed included:

  • EB-5 Immigration Basics
    • Brief historical overview of the program
    •  I-526 andI-829 processes
    • Conditional permanent residence
  •  Who Should Consider EB-5?
    •   The need for experienced EB-5 team members
  • Pre-residency Tax and Estate Planning in Advance of Obtaining an EB-5 Visa
    • Overview of U.S. taxation of foreign persons
    • Planning errors and how to avoid them
  • Considerations for projects
    • ​Regional Center models explained
    • How are jobs counted?
    • Introduction to economic models and TEAs
  • EB-5 Offerings
    • Intro into Securities Law issues
    • Putting together an Offering

The full event ran two days and yielded investors, developers, economists, EB-5 attorneys, and other professionals. FirstPathway Partners looks forward to next year's event.