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If it’s always been your dream to immigrate to the United States, an EB-5 immigrant investor visa could be your perfect opportunity – provided you follow all the necessary requirements.
The EB-5 immigrant investor visa was created by Congress to make investing in the US an attractive prospect for potential immigrants, while at the same time creating jobs for American workers. Successful EB-5 investors would also be entitled to apply for a Green Card for US permanent residence. It may sound appealing, but it’s not as easy as simply coughing up the money.
Below, we’re going to look closer at the specific requirements you will need to fulfill in order to successfully submit your EB-5 visa application.
According to EB-5investors.com: “In general, the investor must meet capital investment amount requirements, job creation requirements, and ensure that the business receiving the investment qualifies for the EB-5 program.
EB-5 visa applicants, their spouse, and their children under 21 will obtain their permanent residency green card once all requirements have been successfully met and approved by the USCIS.”
Your EB-5 investment can be in the form of cash, cash equivalents, equipment, inventory, tangible property, or secured indebtedness and must be valuated based on the United Stated dollar fair market value.
When applying for your EB-5 visa, you will also need to provide:
When it comes to investing your money and your time, you want to focus on the business itself, instead of the business of immigrating. This is where we can help, as we specialize in helping individuals reach their goals by applying our expertise to each immigration case.
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