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Could a B-1 Visa work for you? Ask yourself the following questions to see if you might qualify:

 

   
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Do you need to stay in the United States only for a short, specific and limited time period, typically under 6 months?

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Do you need to come to the United States in connection with setting up a new business or office in the United States (such as looking for office space, negotiating leases, etc.)? 

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Do you need to participate in meetings and conduct other business activities?

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Can you document that you have enough funds to cover your expenses while in the United States without having to obtain employment locally?

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Will you receive no income from a U.S. source while in the United States?

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Will you maintain your foreign ties and residence abroad while you are here?

 
   

 

If you answered yes to most of the questions above, click next to learn more about the eligibility requirements for B-1 Visa and tips to keep in mind when submitting your evidence. 

 

 

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