EB-5

USCIS Confirms Acceptance of $500,000 Minimum Investment Amount

Friday, July 9, 2021 - The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has provided guidance to stakeholders on its application of the judicial order issued 2 weeks ago which voids the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program Modernization Final Rule that became effective November 21, 2019.
posted by Jennifer Sherer
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EB-5 Investment Decreases to $500,000 Effective Immediately - District Court Vacates November 21, 2019, Final Rule

Tuesday, June 22, 2021 - United States Magistrate Judge Jacqueline Scott Corley of the U.S. Northern District Court of California issued an order today voiding the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program Modernization Final Rule that became effective November 21, 2019.
posted by Jennifer Sherer
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July 2021 Visa Bulletin Released: EB-5 Wait Times Decrease

Thursday, June 17, 2021 - The U.S. Department of State (“DOS”), Bureau of Consular Affairs, July 2021 Visa Bulletin is now available.
posted by emily collins
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June 2021 Visa Bulletin Released: Final Action Date for China Advances

Thursday, May 20, 2021 – The U.S. Department of State (“DOS”), Bureau of Consular Affairs, June 2021 Visa Bulletin (view PDF) is now available.
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May 2021 Visa Bulletin Released

Monday, May 17, 2021 – The U.S. Department of State (“DOS”), Bureau of Consular Affairs, May 2021 Visa Bulletin is now available.
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U.S. Representatives Stanton & Fitzpatrick Introduce House Bill to Reform and Reauthorize EB-5 Program

Thursday, April 29, 2021 - Invest in the USA (IIUSA) is pleased to announce that U.S. Representatives Greg Staton (D-Arizona) and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-Pennsylvania) have introduced H.R. 2901, a bill supporting the long-term reauthorization of the EB-5 Regional Center Program.
posted by emily collins
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South Africans Immigrating to the USA: Investment Programs & Tax Planning Considerations

Monday, April 12, 2021 – As a follow-up in regards to the recent South African immigration and tax law changes, FirstPathway Partners’ Regional Director of South Africa, Sonja Clarke, discusses investment programs & tax planning considerations for South Africans immigrating to the U.S. in her recent podcast and webinar.
posted by emily collins
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DOS Launches “Chats with Charlie” in conjunction with April Visa Bulletin

Monday, March 22, 2021 - The United States Department of State (DOS), published the monthly Visa Bulletin for April.
posted by Jennifer Sherer
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Senators Grassley and Leahy Introduce The EB-5 Reform and Integrity Act of 2021

Thursday, March 18, 2021 – Today, honorable Senators Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), Ranking Member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, and Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), a senior member and former Chairman of the Judiciary Committee,

posted by Jessica Melka
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Now Available: IIUSA EB-5 Reauthorization FAQs Webinar With IIUSA President, Bob Kraft

Wednesday, March 9, 2021 - With an EB-5 reauthorization bill introduction imminent and in an effort to ensure EB-5 stakeholders are well informed about the June 30, 2021 reauthorization deadline and other key legislative topics, IIUSA has produced both a recorded webinar and written piece with IIUSA President, Bob Kraft, to address the current FAQs.
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